With a heavy heart, in 1999, SAP had to go back to the drawing board, to do a thorough redesign of its erstwhile ill-reputed Apparel & Footwear Solution (AFS). It appears that the effort was worthwhile.
product lifecycle management system for textile industry
surveys, fashion collection design, product & brand lifecycle management, block/cycle scheduling, container & vehicle management, vendor managed inventory (VMI), radio frequency identification (RFID) scanning, etc.). Yet, SAP has proven time and again that still water runs deep' and that it will eventually get anywhere it sees fit. Given the fact that SAP has many of the largest Apparel and Footwear companies as customers, the investments into future functionality for this industry are going to be signifi