Ch 6: Retail Information Systems

About This Chapter

Retail store employees should have a basic understanding of retail information systems. Managers can use these online lessons to make sure that their employees understand relevant topics in the workplace.

Retail Information Systems - Chapter Summary

When managing employees in a retail setting, one particular issue that you should focus on is that of retail information systems. You can help your employees learn key topics about these systems by having them watch the video lessons included in this chapter. When watching these lessons, employees will learn about:

  • Data warehousing and data mining
  • Electronic data interchange and transactional information transfer
  • The logistics of goods and services

Each lesson is taught by an experienced instructor, and the online format provides a convenient and easy-to-use medium for brushing up on these topics. The chapter also offers employees practice quiz questions that they can answer to see how much they have understood about this subject.

How It Helps

  • Defines concepts: These lessons will help employees understand the definitions and characteristics of complex topics in date warehousing and data mining.
  • Reinforces importance: Employees can watch these lessons to understand the significance of information systems to their own retail environment.
  • Emphasizes logistics: Included in these lessons are comprehensive overviews of topics related to the logistics of goods and services that employees will need to know.

Skills Covered

Upon completing these lessons, employees will be able to:

  • Work with systems for business intelligence in retail environments
  • Understand how transactional information is transferred in businesses
  • Work with electronic data
  • Implement logistical concepts related to goods and services

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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