Step 5: When a manufacturing order is marked as ‘Done’ go ahead and pick a batch number.
Is This Update for You?
Batch tracking is essential, and even a legal requirement, for manufacturers who work with:
- Food and beverages;
- Pharmaceuticals; and
However, having full batch traceability is just as good for manufacturers who follow a make to stock workflow and need to keep a close eye on items after they’ve been manufactured.
The reason having the ability to track your items is important, especially for those who handle perishable inventory, is because it’s an essential tool for if you need to:
- Check the expiry dates on items;
- Trace a product back to its original batch; and
- Perform product recalls with ease.
If you want a more in-depth guide into item traceability, you can find more information at the Knowledge Base.
If you have any questions about the update, please feel free to , and we’ll be more than happy to help.
And until next time, happy tracking