Who We Are

8th & Walton has helped hundreds of CPG companies in their efforts to be better supplier partners to the world's most influential retailer. We empower our clients through classroom education and advisory services, as well as a full suite of rich media resources.

Meet Our Team

Jeff Clapper

President & CEO


Betsy Reithemeyer



Christi Martin



Chris Koerner

VP, Supplier Services


Mark Stallcup

VP, Supply Chain


Terry Clear

Director, Replenishment & Sales Insights


Joel Graham

Director, Retail Link® & Sam's Club Insights


Heather Reid

Director, Canada's Retail Link® Insights


Charles Halliburton

Director, Accounting Insights


Jarrod Davis

Director of Marketing


What We Do

Retail Link Training

We deliver premium classes taught by expert facilitators on topics that will deliver both immediate and long-term results for a supplier's business with Walmart and Sam's Club. To accommodate different learning styles and business needs, we offer classroom style training, on-site custom training, and live, online webinars.

Classes are taught all over the United States, as well as internationally. 8th & Walton also offers country-specific training for suppliers operating in Canada and Latin America.

With over 200 years of combined Walmart and Walmart supplier experience, our best-in-class experts have made 8th & Walton the gold standard for supplier education.

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Walmart Supplier Help

Our experts provide solutions-based advisory services for suppliers to address specific challenges. Common areas of focus include Item File Setup and Maintenance, Joint Business Planning, Business Line Review, Supplier Performance Scorecard, and deep-dive reporting.

Our team also includes highly specialized experts in key areas like accounting, compliance, packaging, food safety.

Experts will evaluate your business for potential challenges and opportunities, and provide a step-by-step action plan to resolve any issues.

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