The most important factor in industry is no longer the mere price of the product. Increasingly, the purchaser's task has become to obtain the right product of the right quality at the right time—and for the right price.
erp product configurator
the guts of an ERP system, since it leverages the item master, bill of material (BOM), work operations (i.e., routing), costing or pricing, work order management, sales order, and sales quote management. Configurators need, for example, to add or change an operation, change the work center where the operation is performed, change the run rate on that operation, and change the set up time; and they also need to produce special instructions or comments on the work order, sales order, or invoice (see