Product Group Profile

A Product Group profile provides basic information that includes the Product Group name and type.

The Profile page enables you to view the details of a product group. A Product Group Profile page also includes various facets such as Potential Matches, Product Market Hierarchy, and Product Hierarchy.

The Product Group profile page lets you perform certain operations such as view, edit, and delete. By default, a Product Group profile page appears in the Viewing mode. This View mode allows you to read and print Product Group profile information. When you select the Editing mode, all the text fields become editable and Add buttons appear on the various facets. These Add buttons enables you to add additional attributes for the facets. Delete enables you to remove a Product Group profile.

Product Group Profile View

A Product Group Profile page enables you to view, create, and edit product group profiles and the facets that are part of the profile page.

A Product Group profile page includes the following facets:
  • Potential Matches: It shows the potential matches.
  • Product Market Hierarchy: It shows the market hierarchy of the product.
  • Product Hierarchy: It shows the hierarchy of the product.

You can view, create, and edit product group profiles and the facets that are part of the profile page.

Product Market Hierarchy and Product Hierarchy facets enable you to add, edit and remove entities as parent entity or child entity. These facets include icons such as Show Graph and Scroll to Profile Entity.
  • Show Graph: It lets you to view the graphical representation of the selected product group’s hierarchy and relationships. It also provides different options of graphs that include Graph Type Network and Layout. You can select your desired option to view the graph. Click the Show Graph icon to view.
  • Scroll to Profile Entity: It allows you to scroll hierarchy facet to the current profile entity.

Product Market Hierarchy

The Product Market Hierarchy facet provides information of the product group.

Using the Product Market hierarchy, you can edit this hierarchy by adding 'parent' and 'child' product groups and you can remove an existing parent or child product group.

To edit the Product Market hierarchy:

  1. Search and select the desired Product Group profile.

  2. On the Profile page, select Editing from the Viewing drop-down list.

    All text fields appear editable mode including the facets.

  3. Place the cursor on Product Market Hierarchy facet to display the downward arrow icon and the edit icon.

  4. Click Downward arrow and select Parent to add a parent entity or select Child to add a child entity.

  5. In the Select Child text field, enter the name and select the desired product group.

    Note: It shows the 'Select Child' text field if you select Add Child and shows the 'Select Parent' text field if you select Add Parent from the downward arrow list.
  6. Click Save.

Product Hierarchy

The Product Hierarchy facet provides information of the product group.

You can edit this hierarchy by adding 'parent' and 'child' product groups and you can remove an existing parent or child product group.

To edit the Product hierarchy:

  1. Search and select the desired Product Group profile.
  2. On the Profile page, select Editing from the Viewing drop-down list.

    All text fields appear editable mode including the facets.

  3. Place the cursor on Product Hierarchy facet to display the downward arrow icon and the edit icon.
  4. Click Downward arrow and select Parent to add a parent entity or select Child to add a child entity.
  5. In the Select Child text field, enter the name and select the desired product group.
    Note: It shows the 'Select Child' text field if you select Add Child and shows the 'Select Parent' text field if you select Add Parent from the downward arrow list.
  6. Click Save.