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How to Create a New Retail Link User ID

Author: 8th and Walton

Because it can take up to 10 business days to process, one of the first steps to on-board a new team member should be to set up a new Retail Link user ID. Fortunately, this only takes about 5 minutes. Step 1 to Set Up a New Retail Link User ID From the site map, navigate to the RL Supports/Collaboration menu.…

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Retail Link Training for Walmart Suppliers

Author: 8th and Walton

Sam Walton wanted to share lots of information with Walmart’s suppliers. Lots of information. Walmart systems has about 583 terabytes of information, while the Library of Congress contains about 10 terabytes. Interestingly, Walmart buyers were uncertain that suppliers ought to have access to that data. Some felt that they might have less leverage if suppliers could see just how they were…

Use Content to Grow Online Sales

Author: 8th and Walton

When it comes to selling your products online, how much energy do you put into online merchandising? To build a great ecommerce business, the same level of effort you put into brick and mortar is necessary. By simple definition, merchandising is about encouraging consumers to buy your products. Translating this on a two-dimensional screen for the full customer journey is the…

How to Be a S.M.A.R.T. Supplier in 2016

Author: 8th and Walton

Now that the holidays are over, it’s back to business as usual. To get your year off to the right start, let’s talk about S.M.A.R.T. goals. While New Year’s resolutions get buried in your facebook feed, S.M.A.R.T. goals will drive you to accomplish your objectives. When outlining your goals for 2016, it is critical that you apply each of these 5…

What’s that Deduction for?

Author: 8th and Walton

Tracking deductions can be a headache, but you can reduce the pounding in your temples by following a few simple steps. First, remind yourself that knowledge is power. Just sighing and swearing and moving on won’t help you avoid fewer deductions in future, but identifying the causes of the deductions can reduce the number of deductions you have to deal with.…

Online Courses Supply Chain Training

Author: 8th and Walton

Summer’s coming! Maybe your company has a lot of people out for vacation and conferences. Or it might be business as usual at work, but your volunteer commitments and family activities are fewer. Maybe it’s just a state of mind. For many of us in the supplier community, though, summer is the right time for professional development. 8th & Walton offers…