The Work Order Material Module deals with the materials involved in processing work orders (work order-related labor elements are handled in the ProPort Labor Module).
Transfers of material between raw materials inventory and work
orders can be accomplished using ProPort's Work Order Material Module.
As part numbers, serial numbers, lot numbers and stock locations
are entered through bar code scanning, there is a significant improvement
in data accuracy. And since transactions are posted immediately,
the content of raw materials inventory is always accurate. The Work
Order Material Module also provides the means to receive completed
items into finished goods inventory, with identical improvements
in information accuracy and timeliness.
The product labeling feature provides an easy way to produce labels
for finished items. The labels can include bar coded part numbers,
lot numbers and serial numbers, as applicable, as well as item descriptions.
These labels are generated from information extracted from the ERP
database, insuring their synchronization with other elements in
the ERP system.
The Work Order Material Module provides these functions: