order processing


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order processing

the procedure followed by a firm from receipt of a customer order to despatch or delivery and invoicing of the goods or services concerned. This procedure usually involves vetting the customer's credit limit and authorization of the customer's order; recording orders and sending copy orders to appropriate personnel, for example stores, despatch and accounts; and finally advising customers and sales personnel of delivery dates. See DELIVERY NOTE, INVOICE, WAREHOUSING, PICK LIST.
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Following its acquisition of FairPoint Communications in 2017, Consolidated Communications is undergoing a transformation to consolidate applications and systems in order to minimize customizations and enable catalog-driven order processing.
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Order processing comprises the acceptance, preparation, management, forwarding, and documentation of customer orders, from the time of their receipt until the delivery of goods and invoice to the customer.
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The company could not afford for order processing errors to impact on their levels of customer service.
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