Walmart gives suppliers option for early payment to help increase access to capital

Desy Papper

Dive Brief:

  • Walmart and Sam’s Club are offering faster payments and new financing opportunities to assist diverse suppliers in overcoming access-to-capital challenges, company leadership announced last week.
  • Through a partnership with the financial technology company C2FO, Walmart Inc. has expanded its early payment program using an interface where suppliers pick which of their invoices are to receive early payments, with aims to increase suppliers’ “ability to gain access to working capital,” according to the release. Walmart will first independently fund the program and plans to provide more funding options through collaborations with banks. 
  • The program went online Monday and is
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Rail News – Rail supplier news from Keolis, Duos and STV. For Railroad Career Professionals

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Keolis Commuter Services is the operating partner for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.
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Keolis Commuter Services, operating partner for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority’s (MBTA) commuter-rail network, has partnered with cloud-hosted software provider Comply365 to adopt a content management system and mobile application for train crews and other operational personnel. These platforms will further digitize commuter-rail operations, enhance safety and compliance and provide new efficiencies, including eliminating the need for train crews

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Avery Dennison Announces Winners Of Global Supplier Awards

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Avery Dennison Label and Graphic Materials has recognized 12 distinguished pressure-sensitive industry suppliers for the company’s annual Global Supplier Awards, held virtually on May 3, 2021. Six Supplier Distinction awards and six Special Recognition awards were granted for extraordinary service to Avery Dennison’s business.

“COVID-19 has amplified the importance of service for our customers,” says Roger Machado, VP  of ops and SC APAC and global procurement. “It’s important now more than ever that we acknowledge the hard work and dedication of those suppliers whose outstanding commitment to our business exceeded expectations.”

The Avery Dennison Supplier Distinction Award Program considers four

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Walmart gives diverse suppliers option for early payment to help increase access to capital

Desy Papper

Dive Brief:

  • Walmart and Sam’s Club are offering faster payments and new financing opportunities to assist diverse suppliers in overcoming access-to-capital challenges, company leadership announced in a press release last week.
  • Through a partnership with the financial technology company C2FO, Walmart Inc. has expanded its early payment program using an interface where suppliers pick which of their invoices are to receive early payments, with aims to increase suppliers’ “ability to gain access to working capital,” according to the release. Walmart will first independently fund the program and plans to provide more funding options through collaborations with banks. 
  • The program went
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Beter Bed Holding’s M line becomes Official Sleep Supplier

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AFC Ajax and M line today announced that they have signed a partnership agreement. M line brand, which is part of DBC Nederland (Dutch Bedding Company), a subsidiary of Beter Bed Holding N.V., is a leading supplier of sleep systems in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxemburg, France, Germany, Switzerland and Austria. The agreement means that M line will be Official Sleep Supplier to the club for four years as of the start of next season. M line will, among other things, work closely with Ajax to promote the importance of a good night’s sleep for high performance – be it for

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