The core components of a retail information system are inventory management, inventory optimization, revenue management, sales management, and reports and inquiries. Non-core components can include financial, supply chain management, enterprise resource planning, customer relationship management, and warehouse management systems.
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quantity on hand at a corporate level. Reports and inquiries enable analysis of the performance of sites, of styles on numerous levels (e.g., color, dimension, size, characteristics, or attributes), of vendors, and of the various levels of the merchandising hierarchy (e.g., company, division, department, class, or sub-class). The report generator may also communicate with a third party business intelligence (BI) system (for more information on BI systems, see Business Intelligence: Its Ins and Outs ).