Microsoft Dynamics 365 Blog

Improved packing functionality (Dynamics 365 for Operations 1611) 

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Dynamics 365 for Operations 1611 – Improved packing functionality   Based on the input that we have received from many of our customers and partners, we have improved the packing station experience in Dynamics 365 for Operations version 1611 (November 2016) to make sure that it seamlessly integrates with the rest of the warehouse workflows….Read more


How to support a case picking operation using wave containerization in AX2012R3 

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Posted on behalf of Karina Normann Jakobsen. Introduction Many industries require the shipper to provide documentation to the carrier and the customer about the packing structure of the items that are being shipped. It is also common to receive items packed in shippable cases and distribute them to customers without adding any value other than…Read more


How to build a multi-level container structure using Containerization process 

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Introduction We have received a number of questions regarding multi-level container structures in an outbound process. This blog post will show you how to achieve that by using the new Containerization feature in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, and work through an example of building a two-level container structure. A multi-level container structure refers to…Read more


Manual packing functionality in Warehouse management in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 

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Overview The new Warehouse management system in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 introduces the concept of Containers. Containers represent the physical structure in which products are packed during shipping, and you can keep track of the container information in the system. This can be useful during transportation planning, especially in the case where shipping charges…Read more