Ascent Global Logistics Blog

February 27, 2019

OTIF Changes From Walmart: Here Is What To Expect In 2019

On February 26, 2019, Walmart revealed changes to their On-Time In Full (OTIF) requirements to suppliers at the Walmart Supplier Summit. Our Retail Consolidation team at Prime Distribution Services, An Ascent Global Logistics Company, would like to share details of Walmart’s new OTIF update highlighted during this year’s Walmart Supplier Summit.

December 11, 2018

Retail Consolidation: Good For Both Branded And Private Label Suppliers

Last month, our Retail Consolidation team at Prime Distribution Services, An Ascent Global Logistics Company, had the opportunity to attend the Private Label Manufacturers Association (PLMA) Trade Show. While attending, our team members viewed over 2,000 booths and spoke with many private label suppliers about their delivery challenges to big box retailers.

April 16, 2018

Introducing the Newest Member of Our Retail Consolidation Team: Michael Smith

We are very proud to announce Michael Smith as the newest member of our Retail Consolidation team! Michael recently joined our Retail Consolidation team as the Vice President of Transportation at Prime Distribution Services, An Ascent Global Logistics Company. 

January 31, 2018

Logistics News for Walmart Suppliers

This week Walmart held its annual Supplier Growth Forum in Bentonville, Arkansas. During the event, the big-box retailer announced changes to its OTIF (On Time In Full) program which stands to directly impact Walmart suppliers.

December 19, 2017

Analysis: What to Expect in the 2018 Freight Market

As 2017 closes and another New Year approaches, our team has worked to compile a list of things shippers should be planning for in 2018. 

Looking back at 2017, the freight market continued to recover and pick up speed from the 2015 freight recession. 

August 16, 2017

Walmart Suppliers – Don’t Miss Two Educational Events in One Morning

Our Supplier Delivery Summit on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 9:30am will now immediately follow a related session – the 2017 WalStreet Speaker Series – OTIF (On Time In Full) – by the Greater Bentonville Area Chamber of Commerce

August 9, 2017

Top 3 Reasons to Attend the Bentonville Supplier Delivery Summit on 8/30/17

In case you missed it, Walmart is changing its delivery requirements this month. If you aren’t aware of the changes or still fine tuning your plan for success, you do not want to miss our upcoming Supplier Delivery Summit in Bentonville. 

August 2, 2017

Coming Soon: Walmart Supplier Delivery Summit in Bentonville

August is here – are you ready for the new Walmart delivery requirements?

May 4, 2017

Chicago Retail Consolidation Summit

Retail logistics requirements are constantly evolving and this year is no exception. In case you missed it, Walmart suppliers will be held accountable to new delivery expectations this August. 

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