Retailer E-tailer Product Information Best Practices Template

Retailers and e-tailers can take a bite out of slow sales with better product / item management. Get more customers and keep them coming back with best of breed product information management solutions. Start with this Request for information guide.
By: Peter Fuller
July 15, 2009 - PRLog -- Simplify Enterprise Product Information Management   

Retailers and e-tailers can boost sales and cut costs by deploying a product information solution. Product information management or PIM tools, when deployed, inject new life into merchandising and marketing departments in retailer and e-tailer enterprises. Supplier catalogs can be uploaded fast. New product introductions are real-time and best of all product edits are simple to do.

Richer Customer Experience

And the customer experience is richer. Item searches never miss. The product catalog can be greatly enhanced with richer many more products and richer descriptions and item offerings. Cross sells, substitutes and up-sells are easy. Catalogs can be created quickly and product data sheets are on-demand. And all item data is accurate; descriptions, pricing, images and more. This cuts way down on order errors which cost money to fix.

PIM Technology Features

A good PIM solution will get product data, cleanse, and enrich product data in a snap. Putting new products on an e-commerce site is immediate. This boosts sales and competitiveness. Product classifications and taxonomies are organized to enhance search-ability. The best PIM solutions have advanced work-flow streamlines the product management business process easier and will alert product managers to anomalies. The benefits of PIM are high, if done right.

PIM Request for Information Template is Provided to all Professionals, a MDM/PIM think tank, has put together PIM questions which should be part of a request for information process. This paper will help the retail and e-tailer put together a full RFI document. The questions provide by are a baseline and specific business need questions are added. This is a must have for retailers and e-tailers that are thinking about starting a PIM solution evaluation. Just some of the detailed RFI questions are:

>> Attribute Management: Questions about attributes, change management, and complexity of attributes.
>> Classification and Hierarchies: How are products classified?
>> Catalog Management: Capabilities for managing catalogs.... And much more...

How to Get this Free RFI Template

This RFI template is simple to get; email to w/ RFI in subject, or call us at 214-432-6189 or fastest way, use our easy web form right here:

When the form is submitted a re-direct goes right to the RFI template.

This RFI template is offered free and with zero obligation.

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