Online product catalogue and stock levels checking system utilising stock and order information from multiple iSeries systems to give real time stock levels and notifications of any issues to business users, suppliers and customers.
Artex-Rawlplug realised there was a need to implement a system to allow suppliers and employees to view and maintain order information and stock levels.
Merisis was approached to develop a browser-based solution using WebSphere Application Server Express, DB2 Express and Java/J2EE, allowing integration into Artex-Rawlplug's existing infrastructure.
The Supplier Portal developed by Merisis enables suppliers, customers and business users access to:
The Supplier Portal ensures supplies are delivered on time and in correct quantities. The system highlights any stock level issues, allowing for alternative measures to be taken to ensure Artex-Rawlplug meets its customers' demands.