- Read the Walmart case on page 807
Answer the following questions, number your answers:
- What is Walmart’s Retail Link system?
- How has Walmart’s Retail Link System changed since the early 1990s?
- Why is Walmart still using EDI-based systems?
- Why won’t Walmart join in an industry-backed system?
- What do you think the future of Retail Link looks like at Walmart?
- Should Walmart consider replacing Retail Link and EDI?
- How can other companies compete with Walmart?
- What is an example of another large Private Industrial Network that is not Walmart or Procter & Gamble, and what do they use it for?
- Supply a link to cite your source.