Managing Allocations while Processing Orders

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Responding immediately to product availability requests with accurate delivery dates, and following through on commitments, is critical to serving the customer base. Improvement in this area will impact the bottom line through higher customer satisfaction, and decreased costs for goods sold. It is especially critical for enterprises to manage supply commitments to customers when products need to go on allocation.

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Selecting ERP for Oil and Gas Industry Contractors and Vendors

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