TRAINING SUITES

8th & Walton developed its training suites specifically for the supplier who must learn an entire Walmart system and has limited time and money.

A suite provides significant benefits:  

A suite of classes provides a comprehensive body of knowledge through content that has been designed in a well-conceived sequence of learning.

A supplier can practice new learnings after one class and ask the instructor questions during the next class.

A supplier saves 10% or more when choosing a suite instead of individual classes.

SET ASIDE TIME TO LEARN THE CORRECT PROCEDURES, THE MOST EFFICIENT METHODS, AND WALMART’S CURRENT EXPECTATIONS OF ITS SUPPLIERS. WHEN YOU COMPLETE THE TRAINING IN ANY OF THESE SUITES, YOU WILL HAVE A TRUE SENSE OF MASTERY.

US Classes

RETAIL LINK® TRAINING SUITE

Designed for those who are new to Walmart or new to Retail Link® and who must hit the ground running. In just 3 days, you will learn how to navigate Retail Link®, use its functions and create 33 reports. You save $195 by purchasing the suite instead of individual classes.
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Supply Chain Training Suite

Master supply chain in 3 days. Discover all the steps in Walmart’s supply chain as well as the reasons behind them. Learn SQEP, GRS Demand Forecasting, GRS Fulfillment, OTIF, and Load Quality from experienced facilitators using the most up-to-date information available. Outstanding training for the new team member who needs a strong start and for the veteran eager to master Walmart’s recent supply chain changes. You save $195 by purchasing this suite instead of individual classes.
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ITEM 360 TRAINING SUITE

Set aside three mornings and learn Walmart’s new Item 360 protocol. Walk away with the knowledge you need to do this correctly and improve your SEO ranking. Taught by experts intimately familiar with Walmart and its item setup program, this Walmart item management course covers GDSN & Data Sync, how to set up an item, and how to maintain and enhance your data. You save $105 by purchasing the suite instead of individual classes.
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Fines, Deductions & Compliance Training Suite

Errors, fines and deductions are troublesome -- but they are avoidable. In 3 days, you will learn how to eliminate costly errors in the forecasting and replenishment of supply chain, how to prepare for SQEP today and in the months ahead, the ins and outs of OTIF, and the value of understanding both your vendor agreement and Walmart's accounting practices. You save $179 by purchasing this suite instead of individual classes.
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RETAIL LINK® - OMNICHANNEL TRAINING SUITE

Don’t delay another moment! Get the most from Retail Link® and Walmart's omnichannel, starting now. Learn how to use Retail Link® properly and efficiently. Create brick-and-mortar and Walmart.com reports accurately. Experts knowledgeable in both omnichannel and Retail Link® teach you and guide you, giving you knowledge and confidence. You save $235 by purchasing the suite instead of individual classes.
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Supply Chain Training Suite Plus

If you are new to a job with multiple responsibilities, consider this suite that combines Retail Link basics with supply chain. In 4 days, you’ll have the know-how you need to do your job well. It’s all covered here -- full coverage of Walmart's supply chain plus how to navigate its Retail Link®. You save $260 by purchasing this suite instead of individual classes.
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Introduction to Walmart’s Systems

A powerful one-two punch that covers the basics of Walmart’s Retail [email protected] and supply chain. These classes prepare you for what is right around the corner if you’ve been given a YES or expect to be a Walmart supplier soon.
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Start Strong Training Suite

Begin on a solid foundation with 6 days of instruction from industry experts intimately familiar with Walmart, its methods, and its expectations. If you are new to Walmart, this suite prepares you for what lies ahead. Both Retail Link® and supply chain are thoroughly covered, so you start your work from a position of strength. You save $468 by purchasing the suite instead of individual classes.
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