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Status Not under consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Apr 26, 2019

The ability to select Supply Type in the Sourcing templates.

Currently the sourcing template allows us to select ALL INVENTORY, INVENTORY WITH CURRENT and FUTURE ETA TOGETHER and ONHAND ONLY INVENTORY. We would want another TWO options.

1. BY SUPPLY TYPE

2. ONLY FUTURE INVENTORY

What is your industry? Retail
How will this idea be used?

In Custom Sourcing Configuration.

  • Admin
    Aaron Cutter
    Dec 21, 2021

    Deactivating this issue since I have not heard back on the business case.

  • Admin
    Aaron Cutter
    Feb 11, 2021

    Can you please provide additional details about the use cases you are trying to solve where Supply Type and Only Future Inventory should be considered for sourcing?