Introduction to the Article Master CRUD Automation Tool

iDMX is a very powerful CRUD (CRUD is an industry term for Create Read Update and Delete although focusing only on Create Display and Changes) managing article master data for the fashion industry. Since article master at SAP S/4HANA (for Fashion Vertical of Businesses) has been designed to accommodate multiple variants of style-color-size combinations and extra fields associated with retail and fashion which makes the maintenance of article master a tedious process in the industry.

Not only article master but iDMX allows to maintain article categories also via iDMX on a real time update basis upon a validation and a traffic light based dashboard feature allowing users to pick and choose the actions.

Challenges in the Fashion Industry

Address the specific challenges in fashion retail, such as the complexity of maintaining article master data, the need for specialized skills, and issues in data governance.

Highlight how these challenges impact operations, including reporting difficulties, stock management, and warehouse efficiency.

Given several variants of each style, companies often find the large volume of style-color and size combinations drives a lot of manual work and extra layers of validation. Hence it drives a significant need of automation in retail and fashion companies.

Key Features of the Tool

  • In this tool, Data is pre-validated before uploading and data is edited if any error is occurred.
  • Any duplication of the data is shown before creation & approval and rejection as per data upload. Its integration with SAP S/4HANA, Gen AI-powered error prediction, multi-layered workflow approvals and Validations and real-time SAP integration.
  • Dashboard on the basis of status is shown in Pie chart or bar chart.

Benefits of the iDMX

  • Added functionality of Mass Upload along with Single Creation
  • Clean Master Data with minimum or no duplicate records
  • Real Time Validations
  • Integration is flexible, modular and customizable with SAP
  • Intuitive User Interface and least user training is involved
  • Scalable and Modular API driven Architecture
  • Low cost as compared to other Master data Governance tools

Customer Testimonial

"We were offered by McKinsol iDMX for Article Master with an integration with our customer who runs SAP S/4 Fashion. We are glad that we chose the solution ​ as it helped us to deploy the integration quickly, including importing a large volume of articles in customer orders via EDI. This has made our operations smooth, error-free, and very efficient. We strongly recommend the product if you are on SAP."

SAP Certification

iDMX is SAP certified product & available at SAP Store for purchase.