Contributing Author: Kavita Yetakuri
Do you wish to increase operational efficiency of your warehouse? Do you know we can bypass inventory holding and transfer Inbound Material to Outbound area?
Yes, Warehouse Management has provided an excellent feature that is Crossdocking.
Crossdocking allows warehouses to increase its operational efficiency by transferring inbound material directly to an outbound area. It bypasses the inventory-holding function of a warehouse while still allowing it to serve its consolidation and shipping functions.
There are two types of Crossdocking:
Following screenshot gives you the navigation to define crossdocking:
And enable the Crossdocking in WMS Rules Workbench:
For complete information on “WMS Crossdocking” Feature in Oracle eBusiness Suite, please refer below notes:
How to Setup and Diagnose WMS Planned and Opportunistic Crossdocking Functionality (Doc ID 430935.1)