Error: 'Invalid Brand Name' When Using Default Template for Item Induction (Doc ID 2082194.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 30, 2015

Applies to:

Oracle Retail Merchandising System - Version 14.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


In Oracle Retail Merchandising System (RMS) 14.1, when using the default Item Master template provided for Item Induction, the following error is reported for items even though Brand Name is not mandatory and is not one of the fields included in the downloaded template:

'Invalid Brand Name'

Steps to Recreate:

  1. Download the standard blank ITEM_MASTER template from RMS: RMS -> Items -> Item Induction -> Download Blank Template.
  2. Using the blank template, create an item to upload.  Note that the Brand field is not included on the spreadsheet, as it is not a mandatory field.
  3. Upload the spreadsheet.
  4. Notice that the item has an error indicating an ‘Invalid Brand Name’. 


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