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Crystal Formula Help - ID for text field

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Need help with the following:

Create formula that will provide an ID to each value based on the following:

Fields:
Product code (example  091000)  Field is always 6 character long
product pack code (example 1:  12BSL) (example 2: 12)  (Example 3: 41)

if product pack code is just 2 characters long then "NationalBrand" else
if product pack code contains "BSL" then "NationalBrand" else "PrivateLabel"
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Try this

If (Length({YourField}) = 2 or Instr({YourField},'BSSL') > 0 then
    "National Brand"
Else
    "Private Label"

mlmcc
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