Class Description



In this class, you'll explore how demand forecasting is used to create orders, how modular changes are planned, and how safety stock is used in GRS. You'll leave class understanding the roles and responsibilities of Walmart Replenishment team members and the prescribed paths for communication.

Who should attend:

  • Replenishment Analysts and Managers
  • Forecasting Managers
  • Demand Planners & Allocation Managers

**Prerequisite: Reporting and analysis from GRS Demand.

You Will Learn...



  • OTIF fundamentals
  • Truckload Optimization
  • Creation of the supply plan for stores and DCs
  • Sources of safety stock & how to provide recommendations
  • Understanding end of life settings impact on the replenishment of deletions
  • Replenishment restructure: understanding the new roles, responsibilities, and collaboration
  • Reporting: PO reporting, tracking sell through, fill rate, and calculating lost sales

Meet your teacher, Heather Reid

This is an all-day class. From 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST

Cost: $650 

Save 10% when purchasing 3 or more packaged classes.


  • Accounting, Invoicing & Deductions - Canada
  • Retail Link® 1 - Basics Canada
  • Retail Link® 2: Decision Support - Canada
  • Retail Link® 3: Analysis - Canada
  • GRS - Demand Canada
  • GRS - Fulfillment Canada
  • Retail Analytics and Storytelling - Canada
  • Planning & Forecasting - Canada

Requirements



  • Register using your supplier email address
  • Have authorized access to Retail Link®
  • Have your Retail Link® ID and password on hand
  • You will need a laptop with wireless capabilities and Excel
  • Webinar students: Webinars are priced per student; only one student per registration. You will need a web camera in your computer. Dual monitors (one for the webinar, one for reports) are recommended.

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.

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