Fashion Apparel Software FAQ | CGS

Are cloud solutions the best option for Apparel ERP and Apparel PLM?

Apparel & Fashion brands can benefit from multiple deployment models, from public cloud, private cloud, hybrid cloud and on-premise options. BlueCherry ERP and BlueCherry PLM is available in all models depending on business needs, such as scalability, security, compliance, support and workload.

 

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WHAT IS EDI AND HOW IS IT USED IN THE FASHION, APPAREL AND FOOTWEAR INDUSTRIES?

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) supports direct, automated B2B data exchange for retail and business partners. BlueCherry EDI supports 40+ transactional capabilities including retail, production, warehousing, transportation, and eCommerce. Our retail partners include Amazon, Walmart, Macy’s, Bloomingdales, Target and many others.

WHAT IS INCLUDED IN AN END-TO-END SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT SOLUTION?

End-to-End (E2E) refers to the entire process of supply chain management, from design and production to fulfillment and sales. The CGS BlueCherry suite is an end-to-end supply chain management solution that includes ERP, PLM, Shop Floor Control, B2B eCommerce, Warehouse Management, EDI and planning.

 

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WHAT SYSTEMS ARE REQUIRED TO MANAGE FASHION & APPAREL WHOLESALE?

Wholesale process management requires support found in industry-focused solutions including Apparel ERP, Apparel PLM, warehouse management systems and EDI. Planning, pricing, billing, margins, inventory, order management, distribution and other capabilities need to be integrated to manage the wholesale channel effectively.

WHAT IS THE BEST STRATEGY FOR OMNICHANNEL ORDER MANAGEMENT AND INVENTORY FULFILLMENT?

A best-of-breed and fully integrated supply chain is recommended to manage today’s omnichannel demands. An apparel ERP like BlueCherry can act as the central platform for your fashion business, and easily integrated to third-party solutions such as Shopify, Magento, Amazon, Returnly and many others. This strategy will give you a unified solution to take on today’s omnichannel business expectations.

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