SKUs and their Locations


A Stock Keeping Unit (SKU) is a distinct thing, such as a product or service that is offered for sale. A SKU does not have to be a physical item, often things such as LABOR or INSTALLATION are also created as SKU’s so they can be easily tracked on sales.

SKUs

A few of the more important attributes for a SKU are:

Locations

Stockor is a multi-location system. It encourages setting up separate locations and keeping goods separated by location. Locations do not have to be a physical location, often times it might make business sense to segregate SKUs by business units or even by processing stage.

A SKU Location tracks:

See Also: Wikipedia has a good article on what a SKU is and how they’re used: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stock-keeping_unit