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Accounting for Purchase charge and Stock variation 

Dear readers, The SCM-costing team is happy to announce that an update for the “Post to charge” accounting principle is finally ready. The update includes a significant change in the ledger accounting logic consumed by the “Post to charge” accounting principle. This change might require that customers reconfigure their posting profiles in order to get...

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Transportation Management System Implementation Guide 

We’re glad to announce that the Transportation Management System Implementation Guide for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 is now available. You can download it from PartnerSource or CustomerSource. The purpose of the document is to provide functional and technical guidance to users looking to implement or use the transportation management systems provided as part of...

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Post Misc. charges at time of Product receipt 

Dear readers The SCM-costing team in collaboration with SCM-Procurement team are happy to introduce a capability requested by customers for many years. We introduce the capability of accounting for Misc. charges already at time of posting Product receipt. This capability will provide customers with the opportunity to better estimate cost of purchase and avoid cost...

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Third-party Transportation Management (TMS) engines (UPS, FedEx, Progistics, PCMiler) 

The Transportation Management (TMS) module that shipped with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 includes a number of engines that are essentially implementations of strategies for calculating rates, distance, transit time, and other data related to transportation of goods. Some of the most wanted implementations retrieve data from online services. Due to release policy management, it...

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Receiving a pallet with mixed items based on a packing structure using License plate receiving mobile device menu item 

Initial description The license plate receiving method on a mobile device lets you expedite the receiving process. If you receive advanced shipping notices (ASNs) from a vendor, and you trust the accuracy of the document, you can use the packing structure information in the ASN to automatically create put away work. The work is created...

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Run Dynamic Operations 

An agile supply chain is the key to success for many organizations today, but it can be fraught with challenges: Lack of visibility in the global supply chain Volume of legacy systems that need to…...

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Combining wave containerization, work break and cluster picking to support a piece picking operation – AX2012R3 

Posted on behalf of Lars Frandsen. Introduction Many distribution centers are seeing order profiles trending toward smaller orders with fewer lines, and lower quantities per work line. This leads to distribution centers being tasked with the piece pick process, which is also known as broken case or less-than-case picking. The piece picking process is one...

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