1) In a short text , name and describe the four key steps in the budget process that you will have to complete to properly plan your fashion merchandise purchases.
2) Identify and define five factors to consider when planning fashion merchandise and describe three assortment strategies that you could potentially use (150 to 200 words). Indicate which of these strategies seems the most appropriate based on Chic Marie’s target audience and justify your choice
3) Name two important sales periods during the fall/winter season and explain how they will influence your planning
4) Perform the necessary calculations to complete the following table, including determining the profit margin for each of the products offered by your seller. Describe the steps taken and present your results in a table