Understanding Settings

Product Settings in the Supplier Organization Wizard

On this page, you are reviewing the product settings most commonly used for developing orders. When you finish reviewing the settings for this particular product below you will click the next button in the upper right-hand corner. The numbers listed tell you what product you are on and how many total products you need to […]

Supplier Settings in the Supplier Organization Wizard

Lead Time: The amount of time it takes from when you place the order to when you receive the order. Lead Time: Click on the number next to ‘Days from order placed to marked received’ and enter the lead time for this supplier. Going forward, the Lead Time is automatically updated based on receipts each […]

Product Demand in the Supplier Organization Wizard

On this screen you are reviewing the product history, checking the period average, determining if the products need a seasonal profile and if the product should be forecasted manually by the buyer and not by the system. When you finish reviewing the demand for this particular product below you will click the next button in […]

Order Cycle Analysis in the Supplier Organization Wizard

In this step, you are choosing the optimal order cycle for your supplier. The Order Cycle setting is used to determine the best strategy for how often you order from the supplier. The optimal order cycle is crucial for an accurately suggested order while lowering costs. You can automatically calculate a ‘best fit’ order cycle […]

Fixed Cycle Processing

If the supplier you are working on is a Fixed Cycle supplier, meaning that they need to order on a specific day of the week and at fixed frequencies every time they order, you can set its order cycle using the Fixed Cycle Feature in Supplier Settings. Locate the Fixed cycle processing button in Supplier Settings; this […]

Supplier Bracket Levels

If you would like to add, edit, or delete a supplier bracket level, you can do so in Supplier Settings. In Supplier Settings, select Supplier Bracket Levels. Now select Add Level. Type of Limit: This field tells whether or not the associated value is a minimum or maximum Bracket level. Value The number displayed in […]

Supplier Settings

Supplier Name: The name of the supplier. Supplier ID: The supplier’s identification code. Location: The location assigned to this supplier. Active Products: The number of products currently active for the chosen supplier at this location. Buyer: The Buy Group associated with this supplier, at this Location is displayed here. Region Default PO Type Display Sequence Combined Supplier Product Sequence Alternate Source Process Alternate Source: If […]