Business requirements and needs vary and in all likelihood no two business would be alike in all aspects. The ability to fine-tune the retail solution to suit a business need is one of the most important success factors of a software product. Shoper 9 supports out-of-the box capability for configuring and running the solution as per the business requirements/needs.

Shoper 9 suite of products can be configured and setup in different ways to support varying business needs and scenarios of different retail verticals like textiles, apparels, accessories, electronic goods, etc. Properly configured, Shoper 9 can ensure that the various workflows are managed in an effective and efficient manner, reducing errors, increasing customer satisfaction and optimising business effectiveness and efficiency. For example, the workflows to be followed for transactions like Sales invoicing, PO, Goods Inwards, etc.

Some of the common capabilities which can be configured in Shoper 9 include defining or setting up:

Item Classifications
Barcodes and Labels
Printing Formats
Database Management
• Stock number generation methodology
• Document prefixes to be used by various transactions

Based on the requirement of a retail business, the basic data that needs to be captured during the recording of transactions can also be configured. These configurations enable quicker and easier preparation of catalogue information for components like customer, item master, etc. Data communication between different business constituents is also flexible due to the use of rules for stores which includes defining activities and schedules through the relevant components.

Shoper 9 supports high levels of flexibility and configurability of interface with Tally.ERP 9. It can be configured to interface with other third party applications used by the business entity.