Walmart Inc.’s Jet subsidiary is ending its fresh-food delivery business just a year after introducing the service in New York City, another sign that the urban-focused site is scaling back. The retailer will close a warehouse in the Bronx it was using to prepare orders and also let some drivers go, resulting in the loss
As a leading global retailer, it is not surprising that Walmart is as active on the last mile front as anybody. Logistics Management’s Jeff Berman recently had a chance to talk to JP Suarez, Chief Administration Officer for Walmart International, to learn about Walmart’s global last mile initiatives. A transcript of their conversation follows below.