Strategic Asset Management > Setup > Base > Warehouse > Warehouse location

Use this form to create and maintain the list of warehouse locations that will be used in the system. Warehouse locations can be defined as a geographical location or a particular function which can be stores or warehouses that supply the organisations with stock/spares.

This form will only be used if the ERP integration is OFF.

Tasks that use this form

Create/delete warehouses locations

Navigating the form

The following tables provide descriptions for the controls in this form:

Buttons

Control name

Description

New

Create a new warehouse location record.

Delete

Delete a warehouse location record.

Fast Tabs

Tab

Description

Warehouse location

Physical dimension information and other general information of the warehouse location.

Placement

Group Placement location information within the warehouse.

Blocking

If a area is blocked specify the input and output block.

Sorting

Additional sorting field values.

Fields

Field name

Field description

Warehouse Code

Define a warehouse code for a specific warehouse.

Locality

This field defines the location in the warehouse.

Aisle

Define the detail of the aisle in a warehouse.

Rack

This field defines the rack in an aisle of a warehouse.

Shelf

Defines which shelf in a rack in the warehouse.

Coordinates

Enter the warehouse coordinates for rack, shelf and bin.

Max. Pallets

Specify the maximum number of pallets possible on the location.

Height

Enter the height values of the location.

Width

Enter the width values of the location.

Depth

Enter the depth value of the location.

Volume

Enter the volume value of the location.

Absolute Height

Defines the height above the ground level.

Pallet type group

Select the name for group of pallet types, for example: default pallets, large pallets or picking cages.

Manual Update

Tick this field if location name is manually updated. If this indicator is selected it allows for the create and selection of the destination location.

Sort Code

Tick this field if the sort code is manually updated.

Check text

Check text for location.

Destination location

Defines the destination location. This is to define the inbound and outbound within the warehouse.

Input area

Select the groups of locations in the inventory.

Name

Description of the input store area.

Picking area

Defines the picking area identification in the location system.

Name

Description of picking store area.

Input blocked

Reason or cause why a location has been blocked.

Out blocked

Reason or cause why a location has been blocked.

Sort field1

Define additional sort order of locations.

Sort field2

Define additional sort order of locations.

Sort field3

Define additional sort order of locations.