March 25, 2024 Newsletter

Welcome to another OM in the News roundup! Here’s what we’ve been blogging about lately. All posts include videos and discussion prompts for supply chain and OM classes.

Walmart Selling Intermodal Assets to J.B. Hunt
J.B. Hunt will purchase intermodal containers and fleets from Walmart to better deliver goods at low cost and carbon footprint.  Read more…

Macy’s Makes Difficult Location Planning Choices
As U.S. department store retailer Macy’s continues to struggle, its new strategy involves closing 150 stores by the end of 2026.  Read more…


Search our archive of hundreds of articles and videos at OM in the News! Individual posts are on the All Articles page, indexed by textbook chapters and keywords.

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