Throughout the Elastic Suite sites you may come across various terms that we use that may not always be used the same with other companies. Below is a list of some the most common terms we use and their meanings:


Dashboard - The first page you see after you log in. The Dashboard contains several widgets that allow you to create new orders, view saved orders, create custom catalogs, engage with brand marketing and news. This is the ‘start’ page. 


Quick Order - Create an order by entering quantities at the size level. Recommended for ASAP / At Once / Fill type scenarios. 


Standard Order - Create an order by first creating an assortment at the color level, then entering quantities at the size level. Recommended for Line Showings / Prebook / Assortment building type scenarios. 


Custom Catalog - Is a user-created workbook, that allows the user to select the assortment and order of the workbook. These workbooks can be converted to PDF’s or used as a filter in Elastic Suite.


Print Job - A server-side process that converts an Order or Custom Catalog into a downloadable PDF.  


Whiteboard - A Whiteboard is a visual representation of a product assortment. The whiteboard tool is used for visual merchandising, simple store layout planning, and presentation purposes.