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Millennial Parenting: A Team Sport

Author: 8th and Walton

90% of New Moms Are Millennials While news stories occasionally profile older mothers, the truth is that 90% of new moms in the U.S. today are Millennials. Their average age is 26 and, true to their demographic, they are absolutely passionate about the “cause” of parenting. In fact, they regard the work of mothering as the most important thing that they…

How Baby Category Is Impacted by these 3 Mega Trends

Author: 8th and Walton

Walmart has made great strides in recent months to elevate the Baby category. We’ve seen changes such as increased signage, wooden floors, and special displays. On this special episode of Focus on Suppliers, we have invited several suppliers in the Baby category to share their experience and advice regarding these changes. Guest experts include: Kimberly-Clark – Drew Phillips “One of the…

Suppliers: You Need to Create Experiences for Millennials

Author: 8th and Walton

  Don’t let memes and media reports fool you; Millennials may like their devices, but they love to engage with others. In fact, according to Jessica Hendrix of Saatchi & Saatchi X, eight out of every ten Millennials name an in-person activity or event as the best experience of their lives. Even more interesting is that Millennials are 78% more likely…

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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…