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This section describes usage of FusionRetail 6 Reports. The reports are concise yet extended to suite the needs of every retail business.

A completely new approach for reports, designed from the ground-up - FusionRetail 6 reports are ultimate tool for organizing and analyzing your business data. The reports main functionality is in its ability to summarize large amounts of information, and represent it in a register and cross-tabulated form. So, it is the best tool to create financial, stock and statistical reports.

For instance, you can analyze sales during specific periods (years, quarterly intervals, months) for each customer or each product category, or you can create a report which will show the top 10 customers, by items purchased . Another example is a report that displays the most or least popular products.

These reports allows you to easily reorganize the layout using drag-and-drop. As a result, the business data will be re-summarized according to the new layout of the column and row fields, so you can easily alter a report to display the information they need in the way they need it.

The report window provides a spreadsheet style access to all data maintained by the FusionRetail. For those of you familiar with Microsoft Excel, this report is very similar. All reports have full query (SQL) capabilities so you can view, customize, filter and group your data and design the reports you need. The report window lets you design views by simply dragging the columns into the order you want, then removing the columns you don’t want. After a report is designed, that view can be saved and recalled whenever necessary. There is no limit to the number of views you can design. FusionRetail comes with many common reports already pre-designed

 

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Using Reports