Retail Link® 1 - Basics Canada

 September 15, 2020 | Live Online Webinar (CA-EST) 

$650 USD

Class Description

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

With an expert, explore all that Retail Link® offers. Gain knowledge and confidence.

This class is for Walmart suppliers selling in Canada 

For suppliers selling in Walmart U.S. stores, please check out our U.S. classes. 

You Will Learn...

How to Navigate the New Retail Link® Home Page

How to Customize Your Own Dashboard

Important DOCS:

  • How to Search, Filter, Favorite, Sort, Domain, Category
  • DSS Help/Column Definitions
  • Store/Club/DC GLN List
  • Supplier Replenishment Information
  • On Time In Full (OTIF)

15 Valuable APPS, including:

  • How to Search, Filter, Favorite, Sort, Domain, Category
  • OTIF and Its Scorecard
  • Store/Club/DC GLN List
  • Online Item File (OIF)
  • Decision Support

How to Build Out Your Business at a Glance

Introduction to the Decision Support Home Page

The Elements of Building a Query

How to Do Quick Reports:

  • Quick Item Information
  • Supplier Performance Scorecard

Why take this class?

A Canadian supplier to Walmart Canada must know Retail Link®, and this class is its well-organized primer. Retail Link® is a rich, enormous, complex storehouse of data. Knowing how it functions, what it provides, and how best to use it is required for ongoing success with Walmart Canada. Retail Link® holds the key to the kingdom, and this class gets you through the castle door.

All 8th & Walton classes for Walmart suppliers selling in Canada are taught by Heather Reid of the Greater Toronto Area. For 22 years, Reid worked at Walmart organizing and facilitating its Retail Link® and other training programs. She has taught over 2,000 suppliers.

Meet your teacher, Heather Reid

This is an all-day class. From 9:00 AM to 4:30 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
  • Retail Link 4: Planning & Forecasting - Canada


  • 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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