ibs Referential to be based on multiple organization and hierarchies. This point is at the heart of the Retail Business Suite and guarantees that information will be structured the right way in all the business services.
THE ORGANIZATION AS THE SKELETON OF COMMUNICATION
The organization can be unique or multiple by business in case of complex retailer organization and evolves with the retailer, allowing creating new entities and manage by date and statuses the existing entities.
In addition, hierarchy changes are managed and can be planned with and without inheritance of historical results depending on the retailer policy.
MULTIPLE HIERARCHIES TO MAP EACH BUSINESS NEEDS
ibs Referential also proposes to define different hierarchy for the same business but for different entities. For example, the sales hierarchy for hypermarket format can have more levels than the one for web channel, considered as an emerging market in some situation.
Organization and Hierarchies are the skeleton of the retailer and the information. ibs Referential provides the full features and flexibility to map the retailer organization. The ability to work with multiple structures is particularly well designed for international groups and feeds the need of top retailers.