Walmart’s sustainability initiatives bring new supply chain challenges – Spend Matters

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Spend Matters recently highlighted Walmart’s ongoing sustainability efforts as an important step for retailers who want to please a green-conscious public:

To help these efforts along, the retail giant has created a Sustainability Hub website that provides a forum for suppliers to spotlight successes achieved through operational efficiencies. Walmart’s supply chain leaders contend that sustainability is crucial for future growth as consumers become even more demanding in terms of purchasing products that have the least environmental impact possible.




About Lainie Petersen

Prior to becoming the editor of, Lainie Petersen worked for several businesses in the areas of website development, retail sales, copywriting and regulatory compliance. Now she focuses on learning and writing about all aspects of retail, including product development, marketing and working with Walmart and other big box retailers. Lainie holds a master's degree in Library and Information Science from Dominican University.
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