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Store Replenishment based on reorder point for certain items

As inventory reaches to re-order point, based on setup at product / store / org level, store should automatically or manually (via store manager) trigger a Transfer Inventory Request from DC. This request can also go to an Inventory Planner who wo...
almost 3 years ago in Store Engagement / Usability 0 Planned for future release

Store Replenishment

As a store manager/planner, I could go through the store during the course of day and add items to my list via scan or manual entry. I could create multiple such lists. I could submit these lists for replenishment. This internally could directly g...
almost 3 years ago in Store Engagement / Usability 0 Future consideration

Improvements in Blind Returns

Be able to process a blind return however, larger amount may require a manager override Issue gift card for the amount, issue credit to a credit card with manager override (CC info manually typed in) Exchange order with blind return items where ...
almost 3 years ago in Store Engagement / Usability 0 Future consideration

Store Associate should have visibility entire order when fulfillement is pending by another location (transfer to pick scenarios)

For orders which are partially fulfilled by a store (eg BOPIS order being partially transferred from another store or DC), the store user does not have visibility to the entire order picture, thus is unable to service the customer's request of fin...
over 3 years ago in Store Engagement / Usability 0 Future consideration

Multiple default inventory segments in SIM

SIM should provision the set up of multiple default segments to be used as a fall back based on the priority associated to each of the segments such that adjustments from SIM to IV can be made only to the segment that has inventory available start...
about 2 years ago in Store Engagement 0 Future consideration

Inventory identified as damaged should be moved to Quarantine during Putaway

During putaway process, if any inventory has been identified as damaged, right now SIM is leaving that inventory at DOCK-LOCATION with RECHOLD inventory status. It is cumbersome process to manually process all such inventory to move the quarantine...
about 2 years ago in Store Engagement 1 Future consideration

Support Store engagement on airwatch browser

With enterprise mobile applications, most enterprises are using sophisticated EMM tools to manage device's security policy. VMware airwatch is one such EMM tool. To control the security policy, EMM tools provide their own browser e.g. Airwatch bro...
over 4 years ago in Store Engagement 1 Future consideration

Enforce HAZMAT compliance during Packing process

During packing process, the store associate should get a warning to affix appropriate label for hazmat item(s) included in a package based on the UN# associated with the items. These labels are typically stock labels and the person packing the pac...
over 2 years ago in Store Engagement / Security 0 Planned for future release

Add 'by UPC' to advanced search options in Pick Order screen template (same as existing in Pack Order template)

The Pack Order template out of box provides an option for searching by UPC and stores use it. Stores would also like this option for finding orders to pick in the Pick Order screen but it is not in the default template. We would like to have it in...
almost 3 years ago in Store Engagement / Other 0 Planned for future release

Ability to capture personalization on items

Allow using configurator to capture/add Personalization on top of an item e.g. rubber stamping/embroidery etc. on top of an item via Store Order.
almost 3 years ago in Store Engagement / Usability 0 Not under consideration