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Obsessed with how companies manage, spend and save money, Jason writes about procurement, trade and supply chain issues @ Spend Matters. He has significant first hand experience developing and marketing technology and services products, has advised numerous companies on sourcing and related techniques as well as M&A pursuits.  In previous lives before tech, he was a management consultant and merchant banking analyst.

One response to “Best of Intentions — Wal-Mart and the Challenges of the Greater Local Sourcing Good”

  1. Marty Thompson

    Wal-Mart can’t possibly source locally in the US at any significant level.Their use of Chinese sourced apple juice alone dwarfs any efforts to supply US grown fresh produce. This line of chatter isn’t PR. It is propaganda. Their entire business model relies upon China as the dominant supplier.