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.
NWACC – ProSpace Shelf Management Continuing Education Certification

If you are interested in a career in Category Management utilizing Space Management software or refreshing your skills with the latest version of ProSpace software, to learn more about this educational opportunity, feel free to contact us or come by and visit with us or review our website to learn more about this exciting career opportunity. 

Note:  Training will be completed utilizing the very latest version of this software (Same version Walmart is using)   -  (NEW SOFTWARE JUST INSTALLED!)

In order to enroll in the ProSpace Shelf Management classes, students will need to have prior retail analytical experience or have recently completed the Certified Retail Analyst program. 

Our Fall semester begins September 6, 2016!   To ensure seat in class do not wait till the last minute to register for classes.
To ensure that you have a slot in the program as well as ensuring you to not miss out on this opportunity, so please try to submit your application  and registration forms prior to the holiday break. 

Our (Shelf Management - ProSpace) brochure and information is attached below. 
To enroll in the Shelf Management/ ProSpace certification program, please complete the attached Application and Registration forms and email the completed forms to retail@nwacc.edu or dconnell2@nwacc.edu.  Please utilize the attached Spring Schedule to make class selection choices.  (Note policy guidelines on class sequence)

To have more options regarding scheduling payments, register and set up payment plans prior to January 5th!  After January 4th, 25% down is required.  Note the payment installment options attached as well!

Thank you so much for your interest in our Retail & Supplier Education programs. 

If you have any questions, please feel free to let me know.  I would also be happy to visit with you in person on this if you wish.

Teresa Warren
Director of Retail and Supplier Education

Northwest Arkansas Community College
Shewmaker Center for Workforce Technologies
One College Drive
Bentonville, AR  72712
Office: 479-936-5171
Fax: 479-936-5198

Jul 6, 2016

JDA Hosting Modular Webinar

JDA will be hosting a webinar targeting Walmart category advisors, showing their new Stratus offering that is specifically designed for the modular drawing process.  The theme is Optimize Your Modular Drawing Process.  If you have not received an email from JDA for this here is the link to register for free.  You can choose to attend July 22 or July 27.

May 31, 2016

Schedule for our quarterly meetings

August 18th and November 17th 
Shewmaker Center Global Business Development Center 
Peterson Auditorium