All About Inventory

Presentation slides are available below the video.

Cory Anderson of Eide Bailly and Margie Komninos of PlantScan Corporation (a manufacturing company) present on Inventory and Advanced Inventory functionality in NetSuite. Our main focus will be around physical inventory, however we will also briefly discuss non-physical inventory. The intended audiences are those new to NetSuite Inventory and those that have been using it, but want to understand some of the more complex areas of inventory associated with manufacturing. The list of planned topics includes:

  • Different Types of Inventory
  • Elements of an Item Record
  • Warehouse Locations
  • Importing and Exporting as it relates to Inventory
  • Inventory Management
  • Purchase Order to Payment Process
  • Drop Shipping and Special Order Inventory
  • Landed Cost
  • Assembly / Serialized Assembly Items
  • Useful Pages: Component where Used Inquiry, Order Items, Bill of Materials Inquiry, Review Negative Inventory
  • Work Orders and Assembly Builds
  • Planned vs Released Word Orders to Identify Shortages
  • Inventory Adjustments / Worksheets

Inventory Round-Table

This meeting will be a round-table troubleshooting, best practices, and problem solving session focusing on inventory issues. Come armed with your questions, problems, and your knowledge with managing your inventory in NetSuite. In this group session, we will try to help you find a solution and provide best practices. We’re e not guaranteeing solutions, but we will definitely do our best. And while you’re there, you can help other members with their issues and learn from those discussions! Past board member, Steve Cramer of Eide Bailly, and current board member, Margie Komninos of PlantScan, have each been using NetSuite Inventory for over 10 years — including many of the topics listed below

  • Assembly Build/Unbuilds
  • Assembly Item Records and Bill of Materials
  • BOM/Component Where Used Inquiry
  • Work Orders
  • Bin Management
  • Serialized Inventory vs. Non-Serialized Inventory
  • Inventory counting
  • Inventory Adjustments, Inventory Worksheets
  • Inventory Transfers
  • Landed Cost
  • Multiple Location Inventory
  • Multiple Units of Measure
  • Reorder Point

As this was prior to recording meetings and it was a round-table there is not a slide deck. However, there are meeting notes. Please download meeting notes below.