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automatically flag potentially dangerous configurations or item combinations  retrospective discount payments are automatically calculated during the order entry process but can be paid based on shipment of the order or receipt of customer payment. Accepting ordering data from point-of-sale devices or via the Internet through web-enabled software, Movex offers a robust array of statistical reporting by season, attribute, or other parameters. It also provides an easy-to-use module for custom reports. Production Planning and Control Good planning and effective use of production capac Read More

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automatically flag potentially dangerous configurations or item combinations  software feature is to automatically generate item master entries for this standard distribution. Figure 1 below translates this and other challenges into common features that must be included in the software design of any respectable application for the fashion industry. The explanation of these challenges may appear somewhat simplistic. Their application and usage, on the other hand, is very complex. How one vendor, Intentia, addresses these and other challenges is the subject matter for Part Three of t Read More

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