A Comprehensive Retail Merchandising Solution

Today’s dynamic retail industry requires a scalable integrated system that adapts to changes across sales channels, provides visibility into inventory position, and empowers employees to respond to changing market conditions. JDA Portfolio Merchandise Management / JDA PMM efficiently manages merchandise ordering, receiving and transferring tasks while leveraging analysis capabilities to drive more intelligent decision making.

JDA PMM enables you to proactively implement pricing based on rules such as margin, competitive prices, vendor incentives, chain/zone/store overrides and promotional pricing by product hierarchy, attribute or vendor, allowing you to optimize and control of your merchandising operations.

JDA PMM Application Suite Capabilities

  • Product Maintenance

    Setup and manage SKU information including merchandise hierarchy, product attributes, multiple UPC’s and case packs, price and cost information, and product dimensions.

  • Organization Maintenance

    Setup and manage location information (store and DC) including organization hierarchy, location attributes, and assortment plans and formats.

  • Auto Replenishment

    Systematically control store inventory levels using methods as defining product minimum and maximum levels or use more sophisticated statistical algorithms.

  • Inventory Management

    Track inventory movement, analyze inventory discrepancies and post inventory adjustments.

  • Invoice Matching

    Automatically or manually reconcile and match vendor invoices to ordered goods and receipted merchandise.

  • Merchandise Category Analysis

    Configurable, dynamic reporting tool allowing merchandise or category analysts, buyers and managers to track sales and inventory transactions at any level or any time frame.

  • Merchandise Receiving

    Allow inventory persons to post product receipted information or receipt discrepancies into merchandising system.

  • Physical Inventory

    Schedule store level physical inventory counts, freeze store counts, import store counts and post physical inventory adjustments.

  • Price Management

    Create chain, zone, or store level pricing events (including % discounts, $ discounts, and BOGOs).

  • Purchase Order Management

    Used to order goods from product suppliers, track the status of product orders and feed costs into average cost determination. Module can also be fed requests from Auto Replenishment to generate requests to satisfy distribution center need.

  • Retail Stock Ledger

    Configurable inventory valuation tool used to track Cost of Goods Sold and allows configurable valuation line items to be fed into corporate general ledger.

  • Transfer Management and Allocation

    Transfer product from DC to store, store to store, or store to DC. Auto Replenishment is configured to automatically generate and release transfer requests to satisfy store inventory needs.

  • Vendor Product Costing

    Maintain product supplier billing information and terms and create initial product costs and packaging statistics.

  • Data Manager

    Configurable tool for setting up and managing all Standard Data Interchange (SDI) inbound/outbound functions.

Why Choose RPE Solutions and JDA Software

Our consultants are highly experienced in JDA Portfolio Merchandise Management / JDA PMM both functionally and technically. We provide implementation and support to JDA PMM fast and efficiently to save time and money. JDA Portfolio Merchandise Management / JDA PMM helps maintain the lowest inventory investment while still sustaining service levels. The solution’s automated alert system helps you identify inventories that require decisions, such as initiating purchase orders, markdowns or stock balancing transfers. RPE has extensive implementation experience in JDA PMM with an impressive client list. Many of our associates have worked with this application since its inception.

RPE Business Consulting Services for JDA PPM

  • Project management
  • Strategic systems assessment
  • Business process improvement
  • Custom user training documentation
  • User training sessions
  • Custom application design
  • New package implementation
  • Software version upgrades
  • Configuration review and setup

RPE Technical Consulting Service for JDA PPM

  • Health Check
  • Integration and interface development
  • Data conversion and validation
  • Base modifications
  • Custom application development
  • PL/SQL program performance tuning
  • Oracle database configuration and stabilization
  • Upgrades