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From Robert Lasater <rob...@ineight.net>
Subject Re: Inventory Transfer and Shipping Scenario
Date Thu, 02 Apr 2015 14:05:57 GMT
Those products are send to the customer on consignment. Technically, we
still own the product until it is sold, by our customer. Only when it is
actually sold should we remove it from our inventory. For accounting
purposes, we need to track that inventory as a current asset, until it is
sold by them. Make sense?

Clearly, we need to send that product through the shipping process.
However, if it is possible, we would like to maintain it in inventory.

Here is another possibility:

1) Ship product one from 'main facility
2) Transfer product two over to 'second' facility
3) Ship product two from 'second' facility as it gets sold by our client

Is that possible?

It would be much easier if it were two separate orders. However, the client
places this a single order.

Any thoughts on this are appreciated.



On Thu, Apr 2, 2015 at 12:49 AM, Divesh Dutta <
divesh.dutta@hotwaxsystems.com> wrote:

> I am still not clear with business process . So my question is why would
> you place an order for inventory transfer ? OR it will be great if you can
> elaborate your line "Product two is sent to another facility and the
> customer pays us on scan, when a product is sold." with more details.
> Thanks
> --
> Divesh Dutta.
> On Tue, Mar 31, 2015 at 10:55 PM, Robert Lasater <robert@ineight.net>
> wrote:
> > We have an interesting scenario we deal with once a month. We have a
> > customer who orders two different products on the same order.
> >
> > Product one is sold directly, shipped and payment gets received.
> > Product two is sent to another facility and the customer pays us on scan,
> > when a product is sold.
> >
> > If both products are put into OFBIZ on the same Sales Order, we must ship
> > one product and transfer the other product to another facility.
> >
> > The question is, is there a way to do the following:
> >
> > 1) Transfer one product to another facility and track the shipping
> expense.
> > 2) Pack and Ship the other product as normal.
> > 3) All using the same Sales Order.
> >
> >
> > Thanks
> >
> > Robert
> >

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