Outsource Inventory Management

Manage, ship ad track products produced in partial or completion at outsourced locations

Do you find yourself feeling out of control when it comes to managing outsourced inventory and production? Are you looking for a tool that will provide you the same visibility and traceability of products produced at outside or sub-contracted locations as products produced in house? The DELMIAworks DELMIAworks Outsource inventory module gives you the visibility you need to gain control over your supply chain. As part of the manufacturing software modules, Outsource Central provides all the tools you need to setup, plan, manage, ship and track the status of sub-contracted products, produced in partial or completion at outsource vendor locations.

DELMIAworks Outsource Inventory Management functionality:
Step-by-step setup wizard simplifies the task of defining all pertinent outsourcing manufacturing information (such as the outsource bills of material, outsource vendors and items)

  • Automatically create work orders and ship orders for the items to be transferred to suppliers based on demand and taking into account the scrap percent and the parts per in the outsourced BOM
  • Ability to track the status of products sent to outsource vendors including ship orders, inventory in-transit location details, rejects, and more
  • Assign inventory to the "in-transit" locations associated with each outsource vendor
  • Receive shipping notices and ASNs via EDI for "supplier to supplier" transactions or drop shipments
  • Automatically "consume" raw materials at supplier location(s)
  • Tie receipt to original shipping transaction for complete lot and serial traceability
  • Track supplier losses including rejects and scrap
  • Supplier specific pricing
  • Use the standard DELMIAworks manufacturing ERP functionality for pick tickets, packing slips, purchase orders and Purchase order receipt modules