How to run the Price/Margin Changes report

Inventory, Knowledge Base, Reports

This report shows the current price and margin of inventory items. In Paladin, on the top ribbon, select the Reports module. In the Report Area pane, select Inventory > History. In the Report List pane, select Price/Margin Changes. In the Choose Report pane, click F12 Next. In the Report Settings pane, select a beginning and end date. You can also filter report […]

Service Tool: How to determine markup and margin

Inventory, Knowledge Base, Process

In business, the markup is the price spread between the cost to produce a good or service and its selling price. In order to ensure a profit and recover the costs to create a product or service, producers must add a markup to their total costs. In business, margins are the differences between the price of a […]

Profit Analyst

Inventory, Knowledge Base, Process

The Profit Analyst lets you view cost, profit, and margin for any line item in your invoice or quote along with the invoice or quote total. As you make changes on the invoice, Profit Analyst shows you the resulting margin and profit values. All values are pre-tax (subtotal) values. This article provides the following information: […]

Reference margins

About, Conversion, Inventory, Knowledge Base, Process, Setup

You can specify a reference margin to calculate the retail price of an item by using the market cost when an item is received by an EDI process or a manually-received purchase order. When you set a reference margin, you will maintain a constant margin on an item as the market cost fluctuates. For example, […]

Set Min margin by department

Knowledge Base, Process, Setup

To set the minimum margin for a department: In Paladin, from the main menu, select File > Setup. Select the Dept tab. If you have multiple stores, in the list of stores, highlight the store where you want to make the change. In the list of departments, highlight the department that you want to edit. When […]