Power Players 2014: Ian Stansfield, head of distribution, Asda


 

7) Ian Stansfield, head of distribution, Asda Since its takeover by US retail megalith Wal-Mart, Asda has been one of the most innovative supermarkets when it comes to logistics. A relentless focus on keeping prices and costs low has seen Asda supplement its substantial inhouse distribution operation with a small number of key transport partners to drive out waste and inefficiency from every corner of its business. While still very much a superstore operation, the addition of 180 smaller convenience […]