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Walmart VP of Store Layout Set to Speak October 26

The next WalStreet Speaker Series is set for October 26 will feature David Scogin, VP Store Layout, Walmart US. David's topic: Does Omni-Channel and Hard Discounters Influence New Store Layout and Space? Join us at Sam's Club Home Office Auditorium, 7:00am - Registration.  Program - 7:30am.  Registration required. Click Here to register. David joined Wal-Mart in 1990 in the Tax Department.  In

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“Wal-Mart exec tells suppliers why OTIF was needed, says bar is high but necessary”

Wal-Mart said without great product availability on its shelves, its promise of delivering low prices is empty. That is why the retail giant recently upped the ante on supply chain excellence and revamped delivery requirements known as On-Time-In-Full (OTIF). Suppliers (full-truckload) who don’t comply with the new OTIF guidelines of 75% on-time and in-full deliveries are being fined 3% of the

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WalStreet Speaker Series set for August 30 – OTIF

Kathryn McLay, Senior Vice President, Logistics Walmart U.S. Flow, Walmart Stores, Inc will be for speaker for the August 30 WalStreet Speaker Series. The topic will be OTIF - On Time in Full and the event will be held at the Sam's Club Home Office Auditorium beginning at 7:00am. Kathryn McLay currently serves as Senior Vice President for Logistics Walmart U.S. Flow. She started with Walmart

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Walmart U.S. Ecommerce Executives Meet with Suppliers to Explain New Strategy

Two Walmart.com eCommerce executives met with suppliers on Thursday, March 30, at the Walstreet Speaker Series to share the retailer's strategy insights and how Walmart suppliers can help Walmart with its omnichannel initiatives. Steve Breen, Senior Vice President of Merchandising at Walmart.com and Scott Hilton, chief revenue officer for Walmart eCommerce U.S began by highlighting the continued

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WalStreet Speaker Series set for March 30th

Steve Breen, Senior Vice President of Merchandising Walmart, will kick off the 2017 WalStreet speaker series on March 30th. As Senior Vice President of Merchandising at Walmart.com, Steve Breen oversees Merchandising, Merchandise Planning, Pricing, & Item Setup for the online business of the world’s largest retailer. He took this position in April 2015. Steve joined Walmart in 2007 and in

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Wal-Mart asking customers for product reviews as part of effort to boost online sales

Wal-Mart is actively emailing customers who use its Savings Catcher application asking them to review certain items from their recent grocery receipt as part of an effort to boost its e-commerce business. When customers click on the email to rate a product, they are redirected to the Walmart.com site where they are asked to complete the item review process. Customers are asked to title the

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Jane Ewing, Sr. Vice President of Digital Acceleration at Walmart set for the November 30th WalStreet Speaker Series

Jane Ewing, Sr. Vice President or Digital Acceleration will be our guest speaker on November 30th for the next WalStreet Speaker Series.  WalStreet Members register here or contact Dawn Stewart for more information or sponsorship opportunities. Jane joined Walmart in 2012 as a Senior Vice President for the International Division.  In 2013, she became Senior Vice President, Divisional Merchandise

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John Furner, Executive Vice President Merchandising for Sam’s Club will be our speaker at the next WalStreet Series on October 12

John Furner currently serves as the Executive Vice President for Sam’s Club, a division of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., with more than 600 locations nationwide.  In this position John oversees all of Merchandising for Sam’s Club including, Global Sourcing, Packaging and Private Brands. Most recently John served as Chief Merchandising and Chief Marketing officer of Walmart China, where he was over

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WalStreet Speaker Recap – Walmart CMO Tony Rogers

"Ten years ago, Walmart embarked on a mission to establish an emotional connection with its customers. It struck gold in the form of an archived video from 1992 capturing founder Sam Walton’s comments after receiving the medal of freedom from George H.W. Bush. "If we work together, we’ll lower the cost of living for everyone. We’ll give the world an opportunity to see what it’s like to save and

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