The Retail Supply Chain is Reorganizing to Support Online Order Fulfillment

Last week Walmart announced that it was building two distribution centers specifically to fulfill online orders. The new facility will be in Bethlehem, PA. Not only is this in close proximity to the Dunder Mifflin headquarters, but it is also within a one-day shipping window for one third of the online shoppers in the US and Canada. Walmart’s initiative is one just one of many examples of how the retail supply chain is beginning to reorganize around online orders.

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