Inventory Management and Operations

Track and manage your production, inventory, orders, and vendors.

AVAILABLE TO PROMISE:  Help ensure the right inventory is available at the right time to meet customer needs, make firm delivery promises, and boost profitability by being able to predict when inventory is available. This functionality uses purchasing, inventory and sales information to determine when inventory will be available to sell.

BILL OF MATERIALS:  Increase productivity with fast, flexible tracking of components and sub-assemblies used in light manufacturing and similar production and assembly operations.

ADVANCED PICKING:  Increase visibility and tracking for the pick, pack and shipping process. Advanced Picking in Microsoft Dynamics GP tailors picking routines to meet individual site’s business requirements, bin or bay sequence, or method of operation. This provides organizations with the flexibility needed to lower overhead, reduce handling, and improve accuracy for both single and multi-site warehouse operations.

EXTENDED PRICING:  Create flexible pricing options and rules for customers, including standard and personalized percentage-off, value-off, and net pricing options. Implement date- sensitive functionality for sales and promotions.

INVENTORY CONTROL:  Monitor inventory stock levels and costs, and set prices on a customer-by-customer basis to stay competitive, speed fulfillment, and build loyalty. Inventory control provides multiple costing methods, tiered pricing, alternate vendors, serial/lot tracking for selling items more efficiently. For added flexibility multiple locations and bins are available with tracking reason codes for transfers and cycle counts to get a more accurate inventory.

LANDED COST:  Track and update the true cost associated with an inventory item and then automatically assign or modify costs as items are received.

PO GENERATOR:  Automate purchasing by generating a suggested purchase order, with order point or minimum/maximum settings that determine quantities needed based on purchasing, sales, and inventory data.

PURCHASE ORDER PROCESSING/RECEIVING:  Manage commitments and build lasting vendor relationships with automated purchasing and approval processes, flexible extended pricing, and blanket purchase orders. Receive partial shipments with discounts, landed costs and prepayments to better manage your purchasing and receiving process. With tolerance handling, receive items within a threshold percent of the purchase order for more flexible receiving and better purchase order management.

REQUISITION MANAGEMENT:  Allow people to order materials needed to run the business with the necessary approvals with Requisition Management built through the base application.

Manufacturing

MANUFACTURING SUITE:  Delivers Capacity Requirements Planning, Engineering Change Management, Job Costing, Quality Assurance, Sales Configurator, and Sales Forecasting.

MANUFACTURING BILL OF MATERIALS:  Deliver complete and consistent product information. Manage materials, components, and assemblies with precision precisely including costs, locations, and routing sequences. Gain control of finished goods, reduce costs, and increase profitability.

MANUFACTURING ORDER PROCESSING:  Efficiently track and manage the entire cycle of order processing, including detailed production costs, work orders, routings, outsourcing, and work center definitions.

MASTER PRODUCTION SCHEDULING:  Gather information from sales forecasts to form a single, comprehensive production schedule and automatically create manufacturing orders.

MATERIALS REQUIREMENTS PLANNING:  Ensure proactive planning, smart procurement decisions, and precise adjustments to production with flexible planning and analysis capabilities in addition to viewing material requirements and vendor information.