Monday, February 29, 2016

TARGET RAISES THE BAR WITH ITS SUPPLY CHAIN

Target Poaches Supply Chain Guru From Amazon




The new hire comes as Target’s e-commerce

“While we’ve made significant progress in improving our operations, Target’s growth hinges on our ability to enhance the fundamental aspects of our business, starting with the supply chain,” said Mulligan in a statement. Valdez starts his new job on March 28.


 Last summer, Target hired a new chief information officer, Mike McNamara, away from British grocer Tesco, to fix unglamorous yet essential things like making disparate IT systems communicate with each other more efficiently adding tags to a product’s packaging to help the retailer keep track of the location of individual items.