Wal-Mart to keep a closer watch on warehouses

12/28/2012 | Wall Street Journal, The

Wal-Mart will develop an auditing system to monitor U.S. warehouses operated by subcontractors in a manner similar to the company's oversight of vendors' overseas factories, the retailer said Thursday. The move comes in response to complaints about working conditions at warehouses that sort and ship goods to Wal-Mart stores and fulfill online orders, work that's increasingly outsourced to third-party logistics companies.

View Full Article in:

Wall Street Journal, The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
MERCHANDISE BUYER - Run and Fitness
TJX Companies Inc.
Fort Collins, Colorado
Compensation Manager
TJX Companies Inc.
Framingham, Massachusetts
Product Manager
Crate and Barrel
NORTHBROOK, Illinois
Branch Manager
Crescent Electric Supply Co.
Sheridan, WY
General Manager
Goodwill of Greater Washington