Why Do I have Z’s In My Data?

Occasionally, an unclassified item gets sent from your ERP system to sales-i. Since sales-i cannot display blank data (often referred to as “null”) we automatically replace this blank data with ‘Z’s.

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Why are ‘Z’s used? Why’s it not called unclassified or something else?

‘Z’s are used for two reasons:

1. To prevent any chances of the ‘Z’s clashing with any of your existing data.

2. To allow you to easily sort your sales data - ‘Z’s will appear at the top or bottom of the list.

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Example:

In this example, rows 1 doesn’t have any values against the Sales Person field.

Therefore this empty cell will be populated with ‘z’.

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