I have had a couple of emails asking what sort of functionality to look for in apparel specific ERP systems.
I have made a quick list of apparel specific functionality what would you add to this list?
Purchase Orders – to input raw materials and supplies directly related to the product;
Inventory Control – for raw materials, components and finished goods inventory;
Work In Process;
Order Entry/Customer Service;
Allocation; Pick, Pack and Shipment of finished goods;
Accounts Receivable – as related to finished goods invoices, credit memos and returns of merchandise
Accounts Payable – (purchase of raw material and components.)
Manage BOM explosions such as colour, size of each product.
Plant loading, shop floor control
Handheld bar-coding scanners