Sage 300 Bin Tracking

Manage inventory items accurately across multiple bins within Sage 300

No need for a separate warehouse management system just to track multiple bins in one Inventory Control Location

  • Warehouse staff know exactly where to store and find any inventory item
  • Streamlined picking and put-away means faster turnaround, reduced handling costs
  • More accurate inventory records mean fewer items lost or misplaced
  • Increased customer satisfaction through faster shipping and fewer rejected orders
  • All bin information is held within Sage 300
  • Bins could include shelves, slots, containers, barrels, pallets, drawers etc.
  • Improve efficiency further still when using hand-held scanning devices, via integration with other 3rd Party modules
  • No need to purchase, learn, maintain and reconcile a separate warehouse management system just to track multiple bins

Bin Tracking Features

 

Configuration Options (Bin & Item Level)

   Per Bin

  • Individual items (or all) to be kept in the bin
  • Pick order: to optimize picking route
  • Put-away order: to optimize put-away route
  • Whether or not to allow receipts: to reserve bins for picking only
  • An optional “quick entry” shortcut key: to save typing long bin location codes
   Per Item within a Bin:
 
  • Allowed in this bin: to reserve bins for specific items
  • Unit of measure: to reserve bins for bulk stock
  • Re-order quantity: to assist with Bin Replenishment Report
  • Re-order level: to assist with Bin Replenishment Report
  • Maximum quantity

 

 

Flexible Bin Allocation Options

Per enabled Sage 300 transactions, set the picking/put-away method (choice of pick/put-away location) to:

  • Auto Pick / Put-away and Post
  • Auto Pick / Put-away
  • Manual

Put Away Bin Allocation can be based on:

  • Last Bin picked from
  • Last Bin Put Away to
  • Bin setup Put Away order
    Picking Bin Allocation can be based on:
  • Most recent Put Away
  • Oldest Put Away
  • Bin setup Pick order

 

 

                                                                                                                  

 

Sage 300 Transactions enabled for Bin Tracking

  • O/E Shipment
  • O/E Credit Note
  • O/E Debit Note
  • I/C Receipt
  • I/C Shipment
  • I/C Shipment Return
  • I/C Transfer
  • I/C Adjustment
  • I/C Stocktake
  • I/C Assembly
  • I/C Disassembly
  • I/C Internal Usage
  • P/O Receipt
  • P/O Return
  • RMA O/E Credit Note
  • RMA P/O Return

 

 

 

 

 

Configuration Options (Bin Transfer)

Per Sage 300 transaction, configure the Bin Transfer document to:

  • Automatically pop up for completion with the Sage 300 transaction, or;
  • Be created for subsequent data entry

Configurable status for new Bin Transfer Documents:

  • Not ready
  • Ready for picking /put-away
  • In progress
  • Complete

 

 

 

Define Optional Fields on multiple Record Types

Optional Fields can be defined for any of:

  • Bin records
  • Bin Transfer header records
  • Bin Transfer detail records

Note: If the same Optional Field is defined on both the Bin Transfer and the Source transaction (e.g. OE Shipment, PO Receipt, IC Assembly, IC Adjustment) then the Optional Field value will be set accordingly on the Bin Transfer

 

 

 

Tracking, Enquiries & Reporting

  • All warehouse movements are tracked by Bin Transfer document
  • Enquire on bin quantities per item & location
  • Report on bins to be re-stocked

A Sage 300 Module

  • Bin Tracking is developed in the Sage 300 SDK, providing the familiar Sage 300 look & feel plus standard security, customization capabilities, data integrity checking and more
  • All Bin Tracking data is stored in the Sage 300 database, allowing it to be easily backed up and included in Dump & Load functions                                                                              

 

Integrations with other Modules

Bin Tracking integrates seamlessly with:

  • Sage 300: IC, OE, PO, Serialized Inventory & Lot Tracking
  • Orchid Systems: Return Materials Authorization

Bin Tracking is also compatible with other modules developed in the Sage 300 SDK, including:

  • AutoSimply: Barcode Operation; Manufacturing Order (Issuances, Receipts)
  • Technisoft: Service Manager (Invoices, Credits, “Cost Only” transactions)
  • Accu-Dart: Inventory Management Solution
  • Edisoft: Order Fulfillment

 

Minimum Requirements

Bin Tracking 2021 requires Sage 300 2021 Inventory Control.

Pop-up option for Bin Transfer creation is currently only compatible with Sage 300 Classic Desktop.