Subject Area Concepts
This subject area presents item entities designed to identify, name and describe apparel merchandise. The entities contained in the yellow, light purple and pink blocks contain apparel-specific attributes. The merchandise hierarchy structure (green block) is a generic retail item taxonomy with optional relationships to apparel-specific entities including MerchandiseHierarchyGroupColor, MerchandiseHierarchyGroupColorPallette, MerchandiseHierarchyGroupStyle and MerchandiseHierarchyGroupSize. The ApparelItem entity supplements the generic StockItem entity attributes with apparel specific characteristic attributes.