Setting Up Items for Directed Put-away and Pick

When you set up a warehouse location for directed put-away and pick, you have new functionality available to you to help run the warehouse in the most efficient way possible.  In order to make full use of this functionality, you provide the program with additional information about the items, which in turn helps the program make the calculations necessary to suggest the most efficient and effective ways to conduct warehouse activities.

To Set Up the Item for Directed Put-away and Pick:

  1. Open the Item Card window.

  2. Click Item, Item Units of Measure.  Fill in the fields on this form to define the different units of measure in which the item may be transacted.  In this form, you should also fill in the height, width, length, cubage, and weight for the unit of measure.  For Help about a specific field, click the field and press F1.

  3. Click Item, Bin Contents.  In this form, you can define the location and bin to which the item should be associated.  The Default field is not used when the location is set up for directed put-away and pick.

  4. On the Warehouse tab of the item card, fill in the fields to define how the item should be handled in the warehouse.  For Help about a specific field, click the field and press F1.


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Setting Up the Warehouse for Directed Put-away and Pick