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Inovis Delves into PIM by Snatching QRS Part Four: Market Impact
While owing to a number of similar products and to former competition between the merging parties this merger has a merit of growth by acquisition in a slow

ean  other international markets, the EAN standards. More recently, the global trade item number (GTIN) has been established. EDI is a standard data format for electronic data communication between businesses such as retailers and suppliers, whereby documents in EDI-standard format can be sent over a proprietary network (i.e., VAN) or over the Internet. A sort of an irony here might be that, since EDI has earned a reputation of a complex, rigid, and expensive means of business document and data exchange among

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The Role of PIM and PLM in the Product Information Supply Chain: Where is Your Link?


Diverse groups have been discussing PIM from the perspective of data synchronization and syndication, product lifecycle management (PLM), and enterprise publishing. Each of these product categories includes the management of product information, but each uses product information for a different operational role.

ean  synchronize product data via EAN/UCCnet registry and data synchronization services. Other catalysts include the Sunrise 2005 initiative that seeks to standardize on a format for global product identification via a new 14-digit code, and the radio frequency identification (RFID) initiatives in place to bring about the rapid adoption of new radio frequency tags on all products, so that they may be more easily tracked through manufacturing and retail environments. Because of these same initiatives, PLM Read More

JDA Portfolio: For the Retail Industry -- Part Five: Analysis of Market Impact


Given the competition for retail customers and wholesale orders is intense, retailers, including software vendors, must be able to meet consumer demand quickly, accurately and at the most competitive price. Despite its failed QRS acquisition, which promised to expand JDA's retail demand chain optimization applications, JDA Portfolio may be able to help retailers if it can overcome the challenges of servicing a fragmented sector and withstand the increasing competition.

ean  The GTIN, UPC, and EAN data formats allow for the consistent identification of merchandise throughout the supply chain process, from product design to the point of sale. The use of GTIN, UPC, and EAN data promises to greatly increase the efficiency with which retailers and manufacturers can mark, track, and exchange detailed product information. As a result of these standards and technologies, many retailers, vendors, suppliers, and brand manufacturers have been able to reduce the cost of financial Read More

Retail Market Dynamics for Software Vendors Part Two: Progress


ERP vendors are making their way into the retail market by bundling, acquiring point solutions or partnering strategically to embed retail-specific functions within their suites. Like in all other enterprise applications markets, eventually, albeit not any time soon, the retail market too will come to a showdown between the pure retail vendors and the enterprise application vendors (e.g., Oracle, SAP, Lawson, PeopleSoft, SSA Global, Geac, Intentia, etc.), which have been striving to natively embed more retail-specific capability into their products.

ean  The GTIN, UPC, and EAN data formats allow for the consistent identification of merchandise throughout the supply chain process, from product design to the point of sale. The use of GTIN, UPC, and EAN data promises to greatly increase the efficiency with which retailers and manufacturers can mark, track, and exchange detailed product information. As a result of these standards and technologies, many retailers, vendors, suppliers, and brand manufacturers have been able to reduce the cost of financial Read More

$40 Billion Is Being Wasted by Companies without Product Information Management Strategies-How Is Yours Coming Along?


Information errors are costing retailers and manufacturers a lot of money. Studies show that billions of dollars are wasted because of invoice errors caused by bad data. Most agree that eliminating product information errors will save money, but many of those same believers are not rushing to solve the problem. Why?

ean  spent each year to cleanse product information 60 percent of all invoices contain errors 43 percent of all invoice errors result in deductions paid by the manufacturers Because the process of rolling out new product information is so slow, it takes an average of four weeks for retailers to update their systems with it A business manager for a large consumer products manufacturer told us that the information for each product is created by numerous individuals within the company, stored locally on their Read More

Not All Acquisitions Happen: JDA and QRS Part Two: Market Impact


The QRS acquisition by JDA would have eventually brought together two providers of complementary e-commerce products that would help retailers, manufacturers, and suppliers manage and sell their products to other companies and customers on-line. JDA now remains on its own to define a revised PIM/GDS strategy.

ean   The GTIN, UPC, and EAN data formats allow for the consistent identification of merchandise throughout the supply chain process, from product design to the point of sale (POS). The use of these data promises to greatly increase the efficiency with which retailers and manufacturers can mark, track, and exchange detailed product information. As a result of these standards and technologies, many retailers, vendors, suppliers, and brand manufacturers have been able to reduce the cost of financial operations, Read More

RFID Workbench: Understanding the Basics


Radio frequency identification (RFID) helps actualize the perfect integration of logistical and commercial chains and its use is rising in the US and Europe among large companies; government departments; and industries. Setting up RFID requires a validation test on a defined perimeter that involves the processes that have the most direct impact on your activity to see how RFID will affect your environment.

ean  world. Methods such as EAN UCC's GTIN (Global Trade Identification Number) or MIT's ePC (electronic Product Code) are particularly suited. However, it is possible to use any other identification code, provided that it is unique on a global scale. What is a node? In a RFID system, the smart objects are located by the readers. Each location is a node. A node can be a production unit, a storage place, a vehicle equipped with a smart object, a warehouse, a sales point as well as any reader unit or group of Read More

Intentia: Stepping Out With Fashion and Style Part Three: Movex, a Case Study of Fashion Industry Software


The requirements for the fashion industry are some of the most demanding and unforgiving in the world of manufacturing. If you're not careful, you may find your profits falling on the cutting floor and money being swept out with the scraps. Read on to find out why running with a pair of scissors is not the only dangerous thing when selecting software for the fashion industry and why Intentia's offering bears investigation.

ean  software can automatically generate European article numbering (EAN) and universal product code (UPC) designations. As will be described in more detail under sales order processing, seasonal attachments can be assigned to SKUs to prevent ordering summer coats to arrive in the middle of winter. Bill of materials (BOM) and routings can be defined once at the style level, and Movex incorporates simple tools for building in SKU variations. For example, for sizes of small to medium, use three buttons; for Read More

Inovis Delves into PIM by Snatching QRS Part Two: QRS Marketing


QRS believes that it adds value to its customers because it offers the products and services that companies need to connect, transact, collaborate, and differentiate themselves, ultimately driving overall business performance improvement and improved brand equity as measured through customer awareness, image, preference, and loyalty.

ean  synchronization, supporting the latest European article numbering (EAN)/Universal Code Council (UCC)—EAN.UCC global standards and initiatives, and it is a UCC-certified solution partner for UCCnet registry services. QRS Catalogue features multiple access options, including an Internet-based user interface, EDI, XML and real-time application integration. It also features extensive data synchronization that allows vendors to upload a single catalogue for all their trading partners while tailoring data Read More

Responding to Warehouse Management Needs


The area of warehouse management systems and supply chain execution might be the best examples of Adonix' commitment to provide small and large businesses with the building blocks for supply chain management.

ean  through the supply chain means that warehouses cannot remain static. Virtual real time data must match the supply to demand. Furthermore, many light manufacturing operations, such as final assembly, customized packing, labeling, and engraving, have been moved from shop floors to warehouses and distribution centers (DC). As a result, supply chain execution (SCE) software has been created and amended to handle these complex requirements. Warehouse management systems (WMS) play a key role in a company's Read More