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Purchasing Management

M1 helps you reduce your inventory, boost your cash flow and improve your on-time deliveries

Product and Supply Chain Management

M1 Purchasing Management provides the tools to create purchase orders and track supplier performance

  • Purchase materials directly to a job or to stock
  • Create manual purchase orders for sundry items and services
  • The Planned Material Requirements Report provides critical information to improve your purchasing decisions
  • Link external documents to your purchase orders through Document Management
  • Email, fax or print documents directly from the module—save time, paper and space!

Rapid master file entry

Create master files on the fly. During order entry, access to all master files relating to the sales order allows you to add new files without exiting the current function. Shortcuts to these files save valuable time during data entry.

Purchasing Wizard

The wizard will generate purchasing suggestions based on the filters you select. Filter by supplier, part, job, date or inventory class. Select the items or services that require purchasing and M1 will create the purchase orders automatically

Raw material purchases

Purchase your raw materials directly to the job, bypassing inventory altogether.

Subcontracting purchases

RMA Management allows you to process return authorizations and claims from your customers.

Miscellaneous purchases

Create manual purchase orders for miscellaneous items such as office suppliers and services. Cost them directly to the correct general ledger accounts.

Unplanned purchases

Create additional purchase orders for unplanned materials on a job. Avoid unnecessary interruptions to job planning by adding unplanned purchases directly to the job.

Back orders

Back orders are automatically created for partially received purchase order lines. Track all outstanding orders, including backorders, with the Open PO report.

Receipt management

Receipt Management allows you to better manage PO receipts, particularly for partial deliveries or multiple deliveries. Individual deliveries can have information such as the supplier’s delivery docket number as well as freight charges for the delivery. Multiple POs can be received on one delivery. This allows accurate reporting on the value of goods received instead of the value of goods invoiced.

Open PO reports

Clearly details all open purchase orders; includes every line item.

Supplier listing

Obtain an up-to-date listing of all your current suppliers. Monitor their performance

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