3 Replies Latest reply: Jun 20, 2013 6:59 PM by PranitSaha RSS

    UOM Conversions-

    1002838


      I am having a problem setting up conversions-  Here is the scenario

       

      Supplier sells 1 pkg-12

      We stock and issue 1ea

       

      I am familiar with the Primary UOM under item set up on the main tab.  On the Purchasing tab there is a unit of issue field.  How do these two fields relate?  I need our min/max replenishment system (in eaches) to convert and trigger off requisitions in pkg's- which will carry to the PO and then convert back upon receipt to eaches.  I know it has to be something simple but I keep running into dead ends....

        • 1. Re: UOM Conversions-
          PranitSaha

          Hi,

           

          As you stock and issue in Ea, then update both the field in the Item Master as Ea.

           

          Now, define the conversion in the UOM conversion form as follows:

          Responsibility: Inventory Superuser or Similar

          Navigation: Setup -> Unit of Measure -> Conversions

          Select the Intra-Class or Inter-Class tab as appropriate.

          and here define the conversion of 1PKG = 12 Ea for the Item.

           

          Thanks,

           

          PS.

          • 2. Re: UOM Conversions-
            1002838

            Thank you for the answer PS-  By setting it up this way will inventory replensishment triggered in each- know to convert into a requisition with package-  or do you have to manually udpate the UOM on the PO to pkg?

            • 3. Re: UOM Conversions-
              PranitSaha

              The primary Unit of measure flagged in the Item Master will default in the PO and you may change it based on your requirement. If you want Pkg to default always then setup the primary UOM as Pkg.

               

              Thanks,

               

              PS.