What are Materials Management Modules in NetSuite ERP ?

What are Materials Management Modules in NetSuite ERP ?

1. Inventory Module

Advanced, Multi-location Inventory for Distributors — NetSuite gives distributors advanced tools for accurate, cost-effective inventory management that drives higher service levels for your customers. NetSuite supports your complex needs with multi-location inventory, kits and assemblies, multiple units of measure, lot tracking, serialized inventory and specific costing, matrix items and bar coding.

2. Order Management Module with Advanced Shipping 

Order management is the critical connection between front office CRM and back office ERP. NetSuite is the only hosted application with integrated order management. Integrated shipping allows you to fulfill order directly through pick, pack and ship or indirectly drop shipping items by automatically ordering and shipping items from the vendor to your customer

3. Bin Management Module

Bin management capabilities improve inventory in the warehouse. Bin management allows for inventory to be received at the warehouse and put-away into preferred bins within the rack system of the warehouse for easy picking later during the order fulfillment process.

Demand-based Inventory Replenishment — Automatically adjusts for seasonal trends and ensures stock on hand. Based on sales history and inventory reorder points, reorder levels can be dynamically calculated, based on historical sales or seasonal demand. Average lead time, historical or seasonal-based sales demand, and number of days’ supply to stock are used to dynamically set reorder point and preferred stock level for each item, on an ongoing basis so there will always be stock on hand but ordered just-in-time.

4. Order Promising Module

Order Promising & Inventory Commitment - NetSuite gives Sales real-time visibility into inventory availability when quoting and creating orders — increasing service levels with accurate order promising. Sales orders for inventory are automatically committed from available stock. Back orders are automatically committed to fulfill as purchase orders are received. In today, out today processing. Items can be manually reallocated inventory to different sales orders if needed.

Real-time System — The key to making good management decisions is by having current, accurate data. In today’s competitive, low margin business climate, you don’t have the luxury of waiting on others to complete updates, and have a clean cutoff before providing you with the information you really need now. With NetSuite, you will have on your dashboard the key data you need and want to make those decisions. Most importantly, you need to know if a process has been broken, so you are reacting before the situation affects other aspects of your business, namely customer service and cash.

Return Materials Authorization Module

Returns Management in One System — NetSuite efficiently manages the return process and provides full visibility to both you and your customers. Either a customer service representative, or a customer logging into the Customer Center, can generate Return Management Authorization (RMA) forms and route them for approval so there are no more headaches from returns.

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