The selection of the relevant evaluation criteria of an object is summarized in a criteria pool.
summarized. Such objects can be, for example, suppliers, supplier groups,
articles, article categories etc. The scope of this selection is set up at the evaluation itself. After selecting the criterion, it is defined whether the criterion is soft
or hard. Hard" criteria are automatically determined and included from the merchandise management
and included. “Soft” criteria, on the other hand, are freely defined and assigned values. In
hard" and “soft” factors add up to 100 % each (see level 1 in Figure 1).