Built Item Quantity To Build

Big Business 7.1.3 adds an optional To Build Quantity for Built Items. The To Build Quantity simplifies conversions:
• from larger unit of measure to smaller
• when repackaging from bulk
• using or breaking a case or pack that yields a fixed amount

This Solution describes enabling and using this feature. (6216)


  Chapter 309 To Build

To Build lets you set the quantity To Build for components in a kit. This was requested by a drink distributor to solve the problem of stocking and selling cases and sometimes selling singles. Selling one single from a case leaves 23 singles, not 23/24ths of a case.

This is solved by creating an item for singles and setting its Kit to use 1 of the case item To Build 24 of the single item. Big


  To Build Settings

Here is an example of using To Build settings.


  To Build Kit

Here is an example of using To Build in a Kit.


  To Build Invoice

Here is an example of To Build in an Invoice with Auto-Build.


  To Build Auto-Build

Here is an example of an Auto-Build using To Build


  To Build PO

Here is an example of a PO using To Build.


  To Build Costs

Here is an example of Costs updated with To Build settings.