Upcoming Events


Breakfast Briefing

Thursday, July 27th, 2017 Time: 07:30 AM - 09:30 AM

Breakfast Briefing: Succeeding at Walmart with Business Weather Intelligence®

Location: Embassy Suites (3303 S Pinnacle Hills Pkwy Rogers, AR 72758)
Pinnacle Rooms VI-VII

Register below for a breakfast briefing on July 27th to learn how both Walmart and suppliers are leveraging weather analytics to improve planning processes, better align inventory with consumer demand, and improve sales and margins.

Featured Speakers Include:

  • Kendall Trainor, Sr. Director Merchandise Operations Support at Leading National Retail Chain
  • Gayle Fischgrabe, National Account Manager, ITW Global Brands
  • Steven Hatten, CPFR / Sales Analyst, ITW Global Brands

Discussion Topics Include:

  • Understand how to incorporate weather analytics to:
    • Improve pre-season forecasting with a weather-adjusted planning baseline
    • Use in-season weather-driven demand to push product to the right location
    • Work with Walmart to implement policies ahead of increases in demand due to weather