ITEM 360

TRAINING SUITE

In three mornings of training, you’ll learn the entire item management process — starting with a correct set up for an item and ending with the best practices for making the most of your listings.

Save $105 by purchasing this suite instead of the individual classes.

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Get it right the first time. That is the mantra for item creation. Our experts show you the ins and outs so you start off with accurate entries. Then you’ll learn the best ways to maintain your listings correctly and enhance your item files in meaningful ways.

This class is currently available only as a webinar. 8th & Walton webinars are live, Zoom meetings with a maximum of 10 participants. 

You Will Learn

Day One:
Item 360 – 1:
GTIN/UPC, Usage & Governance

  • GS1
  • GTINs and UPCs
  • GDSN/ Data Sync
  • 1 World Sync
  • WERCs Standards for Chemical Assessment
  • The packaging hierarchy and the importance of accuracy
  • Setting up an item with a data sync provider (1WS)
  • Item attributes – how to enter and publish
  • Components of breakpacks, assortments, and shippers
  • Hierarchy linking
  • Item publication

Day Two:
Item 360 – 2:
Item Creation Basics

  • Recent changes to the item creation process
  • Navigating Item 360
  • How to create a store item in Item 360 in Retail Link®
  • How to create a store shipper in Item 360 in Retail Link®
  • How to create an omnichannel/e-commerce item in Item 360 in Retail Link®
  • How to create a DSV item in Item 360 in Retail Link®

Day Three:
Item 360 – 3:
Item Development

  • How to maintain an item in Item 360 in Retail Link®
  • Catalog navigation
  • Activity manager
  • How to edit images
  • Reporting
  • Content Scorecard

Meet Your Teachers

Tiffany Henderson has worked for Walmart and its suppliers for 20 years. Starting at Walmart in 2000, she was part of store sales account management and then focused on dotcom from its beginning and trained staff in e-commerce. E-commerce became her passion, and she has managed all aspects of the e-commerce business of suppliers in a wide range of Walmart categories, including beverages, household cleaners, garden, pet, and childrenswear. Currently she also leads an e-commerce support group for suppliers.

Joel Graham is a seasoned leader with 34 years of retail experience, 28 of them with Walmart and Sam’s Club. He led the Sam’s Club UPC/Item File Team for 10 years and worked in Walmart’s buying, replenishment, and operations areas as well as in its frozen, candy, HBA, OTC, pets, and dry grocery categories. An expert facilitator and advisor with over 15 years of presentation experience, Joel’s specialties include item file creation and management; packaging; accounting; compliance, including WERCS and factory disclosure; GTIN/GS1/Data Sync/GDSN; and all aspects of Retail Link®, DSS reporting, supply chain, and e-commerce.

THIS IS 3 HALF-DAY CLASSES.
9:00 A.M. TO NOON CENTRAL TIME.

PRICE: $945

YOU WILL SAVE $105 BY PURCHASING THE SUITE INSTEAD OF THE INDIVIDUAL CLASSES.

Custom Training on Retail Link® is also available for your team. 8th & Walton experts will develop a customized curriculum specifically for your needs and will teach your group privately, using your own data. Click HERE to speak with a Retail Link® expert to find out if this is a good option for you.

Requirements

ALL STUDENTS

  • Register using your supplier email address
  • Have authorized access to Retail Link®
  • Have your Retail Link® ID and password

WEBINAR STUDENTS

  • Access to and use of a web camera in computer

Suggestions

ALL STUDENTS

  • In order to produce valid reports, your company should be shipping to Walmart prior to taking this class. Since our classes do not use dummy data, if you are not shipping to Walmart, you will have no data with which to produce reports.

WEBINAR STUDENTS

  • Dual monitors (one for the webinar, one for reports)
  • Log in 15 minutes prior to class starting time to assure both audio and video are functioning.

Enroll Today!

$945

Reviews

I wanted to reach out and thank you for such a great class last week; it was truly very beneficial.

Matt – Account Manager – 2.23.21

The class was informative and I learned quite a bit. Would recommend.

Sean – Student – 4.27.21