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daily refill  having to wait for daily or weekly operational meetings, and raw material and finished goods tracking has improved substantially as well. In just three months we were able to lock down our finished goods inventory tighter than it had ever been, cutting down our errors tenfold. Consolidating its critical front- and back-office applications into an integrated and affordable solution has given Southwest Windpower room to continue its strong growth without fighting its own business technology. Before, we

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Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

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Merchandising Systems

Merchandising systems are the enterprise back and front-office software solutions upon which the majority of retailers rely to manage and support their daily tasks. These systems typically record product performance, which allows buyers to purchase merchandise according to that information and to make accurate merchandise decisions. Moreover, retail systems have capabilities for tracking inventory, capturing sales data, and managing retail prices. 

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