Many people, particularly millennials, always want the latest and greatest. So do retailers. But how do you determine which stores get the hottest “it” items and how many? Enter Jesta’s Allocation module.
Jesta’s Allocation tool enables you to accurately allocate short life cycle fashion items to the stores that are likely to sell them the fastest. After all, you don’t want those items getting comfy and taking up store space; you do want a quick turnover so your revenue grows. Initial and end-of-season allocations can also be executed here.
Allocations can be done from items at the warehouse, an advanced shipment notification (ASN) or a PO for complete flexibility. Allocation quantities are suggested by Jesta’s system based on historical sales history, sophisticated store clusters or user-defined instructions (allocate according to an existing cluster, fill to, min/max, weeks of supply etc.). The control is all yours.
Don’t play the numbers game. Jesta’s Allocation module is a tool you can count on.
Specify the quantities yourself or rely on a trusted template that performed well.
Prepacks prepared by vendors eliminate time-consuming sorting at the warehouse.
Mass allocations and templates save time when allocating variations of the same item.
Merchandise can be shipped directly to stores to bypass warehouse inefficiencies.
The workbench retains all past allocations so you can review what worked best.
Reports provide in-depth insights so you can adjust plans when demand shifts.
You can modify the auto-generated allocation quantities before finalizing the distribution.
Allocations trigger picking lists for your warehouse or POs for vendors.