Budget & Cost Center Management More Freedom for Business Customers through Self-Service Management of Cost Centers and Budgets

Relieves seller of responsibility for operational concerns of business customers

More freedom for customers to design their own structures and processes

Stronger business relationships thanks to customer-oriented self-service concept

Challenge

The ability to allocate costs to individual cost centers is an important part of management accounting. It enables companies to monitor and control the efficiency and productivity of their business. In addition, cost center budgets are a useful tool for keeping a lid on costs.

Solution

The Intershop Commerce Suite enables business customers to manage their cost center structures and budgets with full autonomy and independently of the seller. Cost centers can be allocated during the ordering process so that they appear on all billing and accounts. Approval processes and monitoring enable cost-center managers to operate within their budgets at all times.

Characteristics

  • Independent cost-center management on the customer side
  • User and role management for cost centers
  • Fixed and period-based budgets
  • Cost center-specific budgets and approval processes
  • User-specific budgets and approval processes
  • Status reports on budget usage

Modules overview:

Area of application:

Customer Management

Part of these products:
Intershop Commerce Management B2X

Customer Data Management

Manage Sensitive Data Responsibly

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Personalization

Stimulate Buyers with Relevant and Personalized Communications

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Budget & Cost Center Management

More Freedom for Business Customers through Self-Service Management of Cost Centers and Budgets

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Order Templates

Make Ordering Easier for the Purchasing Departments of Your Business Customers

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Contracts

Create Reliable Business Relationships with Fixed Framework Agreements

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Quotes

Negotiate Prices with Individual Business Customers

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After Order Services

Impress Your Customers with Valuable Post-Purchase Services

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