Tag Archives: supply chain training

Charitable Giving: The Heart of Business in Northwest Arkansas

Author: 8th and Walton

Anyone can tell you that the people of Northwest Arkansas are generous people, helping out their neighbors and sharing with those in need. Walmart and the Walmart supplier community are steeped in this tradition. Now, with Giving Tuesday following Cyber Monday, we have our local nonprofits on our mind even more than usual. Suppliers and individuals who need to make donations…

Field Agent’s Black Friday Scoreboard Is Back

Author: 8th and Walton

Field Agent’s Black Friday scoreboard is live for the second year. The scoreboard shows Black Friday sales at major retailers in nearly real time, plus live camera shots across the nation. This year’s show began at 6 p.m. on “Gray Thursday,” AKA Thanksgiving Day, and will end today at noon. The footage reveals tired, zombie-like shoppers, but a cup of Christmas…

Gigwalk White Paper on the Future of Work

Author: 8th and Walton

Questions answered include:    What are the benefits of working in the on-demand economy?  What types of on-demand economy jobs have you held? What is the greatest benefit of on-demand work? 

Are You Verified?

Author: 8th and Walton

D&B Credibility Corp offers a range of services related to business credit, from a searchable directory that helps you decide which vendors and third party services you want to work with to a concierge service that helps you keep your own business credit ratings in trim. Their Verified service is different. First, your company information and social media accounts are all…

End of Year Financial Advice

Author: 8th and Walton

It’s not the end of the Walmart year, and your mind is on the holiday selling season, but we are nearing the end of the tax year for you, and there are steps you can take to make sure that you keep more of the money you earned. “NOW is the time to think about your Roth IRA contributions for tax…

Reach Walmart Suppliers

Author: 8th and Walton

  8th & Walton Media created a series of ads that focus on the pain points suppliers experience, and how 8th & Walton can help. One of the ads is shown here, and you can find the others on the Focus on Suppliers show and in our newsletters. 8th & Walton’s expert team is made up of Walmart suppliers and Walmart…

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…