Sample solution: Maintenance of assortments
Miller Ltd. has a partner company in Belgium. From there, the assortment of 'hoses' will be delivered. Both companies manage their own product range. These should be aligned for doing a common catalog.
Both companies use a central product information management system that can be synchronized over the internet. In this way, every clerk can maintain his companies assortments and exchange the updates with the partners overnight or via online connection.