GRS 101: Demand Forecasting


  


Class Description



First, understand what GRS is and why it is critically important to the success of your product. Next, learn the most impactful and frequently-used reports, tools, and functions of Replenishment.

Who should attend:

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

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

 Suppliers selling in Canada, please check our Canadian classes.

You Will Learn...



  • Intro to the replenishment role
  • GRS overview
  • GRS key concepts
  • Establishing an initial mean
  • Demand workbench and forecast generation
  • Demand reporting - reviewing the forecast & identifying exceptions, recommending promotions, and communicating with Walmart

Why take this class?

Greater accuracy. If you need a better merchandise flow, you will learn the right moves in this class. 

Meet your teacher, Lori Carter

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

Cost: $650

Save 10% when purchasing 3 or more packaged classes.


  • Item File Setup
  • Retail Link® 4: Analytics & Storytelling
  • Accounting, Invoicing & Deductions
  • GRS 101: Demand Forecasting
  • GRS 201: Fulfillment
  • OT & IF and Load Quality
  • Retail Link® 1 - Basics
  • Retail Link® 2: Decision Support
  • Retail Link® 3: Advanced Decision Support (DSS)
  • How to Navigate Walmart’s Supply Chain
  • Forecasting and Replenishment with Retail Link® Data
  • Retail Link® 4: Analytics & Storytelling

Requirements



  • Please register for class using your supplier email address.
  • Basic knowledge of Retail Link® is needed to get the most out of this class.
  • We strongly advise that you have a Retail Link® ID and password. Class will work extensively in Retail Link®.
  • 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 will need a webcam - Dual monitors are recommended to follow along and participate in the exercises.
  • Terms of service

 

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