Retail Link® 1 - Basics

 January 15, 2019 | 8th & Walton Main Office 

$650 USD

Class Description

Your success with Walmart depends on your mastering the most important functions of Retail Link® accurately and with confidence. In this class, you’ll learn the ins and outs of its Home Page and its most significant DOCS and APPS. Valuable to those new to Retail Link® and those in Accounting, Sales, and Analysts who need to understand it.

This class is for Walmart suppliers selling in Walmart U.S. stores.

Sam’s Club and suppliers, please contact us

Canadian suppliers selling in Canada, please check our Canadian classes.

You Will Learn...

How to Navigate the New Retail Link® Home Page

How to Customize Your Own Dashboard

Important DOCS:

  • How to Use 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 Use Search, Filter, Favorite, Sort, Domain, Category
  • OTIF and Its Scorecard
  • Global Supplier Management (GSM) - 6 VS 9 Digits
  • Online Item File (OIF)
  • PO Tracking
  • Decision Support

How to Build Out Your Business at a Glance

Introduction to the Decision Support Home Page

The Elements of Building a Query: Columns, Items, Locations, Times, and Options

Run Quick Reports: Quick Item Information and Supplier Performance Scorecard

This is an all-day class. From 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM CST

Cost: $650



  • Please register for class using your supplier email address.
  • You need authorized access to Retail Link® (ID and password).
  • In order to be able to produce valid reports, your company should be shipping to Walmart prior to taking this class.
  • You need a laptop with wireless capabilities and Excel.
  • If you are registered for an online webinar: - You need a webcam in your computer. - Please log in 15 minutes before start of class. - Dual monitors are recommended to follow along and participate in the exercises.
  • Terms of service


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200 NE A St, Bentonville, AR 72712



For a 15% room discount, call Andy Yoon at 479-286-6515, and mention 8th & Walton.


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911 SE Walton Blvd., Bentonville, AR 72712

Phone:(479) 271-6699


Comfort Inn & Suites - $ per night (with blackout dates the week of WM Shareholders and Bikes Blues BBQ)

2011 SE Walton Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712

Phone:(479) 254-9099


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2204 SE Walton Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712

Phone:(479) 464-7300


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3100 SE 14th St, Bentonville, AR 72712

Phone:(479) 621-0202


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