Dec 21, 2016

Combined Shelf Available Space

Trying to figure out how much linear space you have left on that 12ft run of shelves?  Replace Linear Available(Fixture) with Combined Linear Available(Fixture) in your formulas to have Space Planning tell you total available for shelves in the same notch.

Nov 16, 2016

Update on tomorrow's agenda

John Nuckolls will be covering the following...
Image Modulars v2
Product Best Practices in a CKB environment
Tray Dimensions & Shelf Label Accuracy

Nov 15, 2016

NWA Group Meeting This Thursday

This week we will meet at our usual location at 10:00am-11:00am.  The agenda will cover the following.

Jack Mitchell will talk about efficiently handling Assortment Discipline data.

At this time, John Nuckolls with Walmart is working on his part of the agenda.  One or more of these topics will be covered.

Things in development

  • 4-shelf 
  • Supplier Collaboration Tool

Process Improvement
  • Dimension upload: Trays
Rick Donckers will cover how to populate the dimension template quickly for updating Walmart dimensions.

Nov 10, 2016

JDA Space Automation SIG Group Meeting

The Q4 Space Automation SIG meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, November 16 at 9:00am Central Standard Time (Chicago). 


>       Introductory comments from SIG Chair and SIG Manager

>       Now available: SA Pro e-learning course

>       Review 2017.1 new features

>       Product roadmap update

>       SIG enhancement voting

>       Open discussion / Q&A

Please note that you must register for this Webex in advance!  Click here to register.  You will need to provide your full name, email address, and company name.  Once registered, you will receive an email with connection details and a meeting password.  For best results, do not wait until right before the meeting to register; it should be done in advance.

Oct 17, 2016

Fill in the number of facings on your trays and cases

Walmart has announced that they have an additional planogram requirement.  Below is the communication from Walmart on October 14, 2016.  (formatting theirs)

Aug 11, 2016

Agenda for our next meeting

I'm working with the folks at Walmart on the material for the August 18th meeting.  Once again we will be focusing on the Assortment Discipline process in ProSpace.  Here are the topics for our agenda.

  • How to modify your status bar
  • How to install and use prospace.pmd from Walmart
  • How to use Walmart's property list
  • How to build a product library
  • How to load store sales data on future traits
  • How to load Walmart loyalty data
Location is at the usual time of 10:00am in the Global Business building in the Peterson Auditorium on August 18.