Monday, June 28, 2010

LSI heads to Bentonville

What's located in Bentonville, Arkansas?  Walmart's headquarters, of course!  LSI is excited to be going to Bentonville to work on a project with the world's largest public corporation.


Some background information about Walmart (source: Wikipedia.com)

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (branded as Walmart since 2008) is an American public corporation that runs a chain of large discount department stores. In 2010 it was the world's largest public corporation by revenue, according to the Forbes Global 2000 for that year. The company was founded by Sam Walton in 1962, incorporated on October 31, 1969, and publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange in 1972. Wal-Mart is the largest majority private employer and the largest grocery retailer in the United States. In 2009, it generated 51% of its US$258 billion sales in the U.S. from grocery business. It also owns and operates the Sam's Club retail warehouses in North America.

LSI works with some of the largest firms
Did you know that while LSI enjoys working with local, family-owned or privately-owned businesses (our "favorite clients"), it is exciting to have opportunities to work with fortune 500 companies because they bring a different level of complexity and challenges. 

LSI has worked with such companies as Johnson & Johnson, CP Rail, United Airlines, Canadian Mint, Bridgestone, Canadian Government, Van City, Weyerhauser, Hitachi, DHL, and Medtronics, to name some of the larger companies that we had the fortune to work with.

Some recent quotes by fortune 500 companies:

"LSI is the best, even when compared to some of the largest consulting firms that perform lean and process improvements"

"Lean Sensei's methodologies are superior to anything we have seen."

"LSI is so different in their approach, it's impossible to explain it. You just have to experience it."

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