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Mark Ibbotson – Walmart Betting On Brick and Mortar

Most large-scale retailers have awakened to the fact that brick-and-mortar locations enable their omni-channel aspirations, yet the game of digital catch-up has become a resource-intensive drain for many. Something’s got to give, and for now, that something has been store upgrades. Walmart is poised to stand out as an exception, precisely because it looked into its digital future and invested

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WalStreet Speaker Series Mark Ibbotson

Mark Ibbotson, SVP Central Operations is the featured WalStreet series speaker set for September 29, 2015. Mark Ibbotson joined ASDA in 2004, as a Regional Operations Manager. He then moved to the Central Retail Team in which he held a variety of roles including Loss Prevention Director and Productivity Director, Central Retail Director, Retail Director, to his current role as SVP – Chief

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Steve Bratspies, Executive VP of Food Walmart U.S.

Steve Bratspies, prior to his current role, Steve served as executive vice president of general merchandise for Walmart U.S. and was responsible for entertainment, toys, seasonal and hardlines categories. From 2009 to 2013, Steve was senior vice president of dry grocery, with responsibility for center store grocery including breakfast/baking, candy/impulse, condiment/specialty, grocery meals and

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Walmart’s Judith McKeena on Synergy and Simplicity

Seven weeks after being appointed Walmart's new COO, Judith McKenna addressed the Bentonville/Bella Vista Chamber's WalStreet supplier group with the ease of a true Walmart veteran. Although new to the COO position stateside, McKenna has over two decades of experience at Walmart, primarily within its largest international subsidiary, Asda, where her diverse responsibilities included logistics,

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Walmart’s Andy Murray Gives Creative Calls To Action

Andy Murray, Senior VP of Creative and Marketing Operations for Walmart U.S., presents to the Bentonville/Bella Vista Chamber's WalStreet supplier group on September 17, 2014 as part of their WalStreet Speaker Series. Based on his years of experience in the agency world, he shares three takeaways, three areas of focus going forward and three final calls to action. Learn more about the points of

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