Departmental stores are big-time saviors for urban population as they avail all the basic essentials at one place- for an easy and fast lifestyle.
There are several operational divisions and units in the departmental store for its smooth functioning like operations, finance & accounting, purchasing, human resource, marketing & sales, etc. Amongst all, the important role of the Purchasing Department to keep the store’s stock updated and reloaded is highly crucial.
Some of the undertakings of the purchasing team are identifying requirements of goods, finding reliable suppliers, price negotiations, delivery-time comparisons, managing budgets & payments, analyzing needs & supplies, product testing, and quality control.
Our client is the owner of a flourishing Departmental store in Latin America; the prime role of its Purchasing Department is to timely refill the essential stock in the store by ordering and procuring the products from their business merchants/ wholesalers via their SAP enterprise portal.
Continue reading to discern our challenging stride over the path of an enterprise iPad app development for the purchase division of a departmental store.