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 Replenishment 101.

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

 

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.


  • On Time In Full (OTIF) Insights and Resolutions
  • GRS 101: Demand Forecasting
  • GRS 201: Fulfillment

Requirements



  • 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

 

 

Accommodations



21C Museum Hotel

$$$

www.21cmuseumhotels.com/bentonville

200 NE A St, Bentonville, AR 72712

479-286-6500

 

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

 

Microtel - $ per night

http://www.microtelinn.com/hotels/arkansas/bentonville/microtel-bentonville/hotel-overview

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)

https://www.choicehotels.com/arkansas/bentonville/comfort-inn-hotels

2011 SE Walton Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712

Phone:(479) 254-9099

 

Hilton Garden Inn - $$ 

http://hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/arkansas/hilton-garden-inn-bentonville-FAEBHGI/index.html

2204 SE Walton Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712

Phone:(479) 464-7300

 

Townplace Suites - $$ 

http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/rogts-towneplace-suites-bentonville-rogers/

3100 SE 14th St, Bentonville, AR 72712

Phone:(479) 621-0202

 

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