Wal-Mart is bucking conventional wisdom about the ease of being green, and will soon rake it in as a result. As it spearheads a massive shift toward ecologically friendly packaging, the retailer is offering incentives to suppliers who adopt more sustainable and/or fewer primary and secondary product packaging materials. Starting Feb. 1, 2008, its more ecologically progressive trading partners will be given priority when Wal-Mart makes sourcing decisions. Small changes to packaging can ...

REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account

WhyRegisterfor FREE?

Salary Survey 2015

Registering for content on Supermarket News will give youINSTANTaccess to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’sFREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for!In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.

Click here to read the FAQ page if you have any questions (opens in a new window)

Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been grantedfreeaccess to SNwe ask that youregister now.We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.

Already registered? here.