Odoo’s role in automating and streamlining complex inventories is commendable. The functionalities in Odoo Inventory module help us to manage the product stock. Some of the important features of this module are –
In this blog, I will discuss the basics of cross-docking process in Odoo and share some tips for organizing the docking area. Besides, I will give you a brief idea about the rules that you need to decide on the loading and unloading process.
Cross-docking is a complicated approach to managing inventories that allows you to avoid excess stock and speed-up deliveries. Although it is somewhat similar to the concept of dropshipping, you need to have a warehouse for cross-docking. It will be used as a docking station.
The process is as follows:
This process ensures optimal utilization of your company’s warehouse space to process more orders in a short span of time.
The success of cross-docking can be attributed to a well-organized docking station or area. So you should keep certain tips in mind that will help you in carrying out such operations in a consistent manner.
Here are the tips:
Odoo rules can be defined, organized and customized by the users as per the requirements. I am listing down some of the things to be kept in mind before organizing the rules:
Control ERP, a cloud-based ERP software, is powered by Odoo and reflects its efficiency and scalability. In the below GIF image, you can visualize the cross-docking process in action.
The cross-docking functionality available in Odoo is indeed a valuable one. It can decrease turnaround time at large warehouses and help in routing the products. If you want to adopt this system in your business, just drop an email on [email protected] or schedule a live demo with the experts.