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Defining Replenishment Options

To define stock-in probabilities, use the Stock-in Probabilities (STOCKOUT_PROB) component. To establish replenishment options, use the Setup Replenishment (REPLN_SETUP) component. To establish replenishment attributes for items in a particular business unit, use the Setup Item Replenishment (REPLEN_ATTRIBUTE) component.

This section discusses how to:

Pages Used to Define Replenishment Options

Page Name

Definition Name

Navigation

Usage

Setup Replenishment

REPLEN_SETUP_INV

select Inventory, then select Replenish Inventory, then select Setup Replenishment

Select replenishment options for a business unit.

Setup Item Replenishment

REPLEN_ATTRIB_INV

  • select Items, then select Define Items and Attributes, then select Define Business Unit Item, then select Inventory: Replenishment

  • select Inventory, then select Replenish Inventory, then select Setup Item Replenishment

Define and modify replenishment attributes for a business unit-item combination. The Calculate Replenishment Parameters process can calculate some of these attributes, using the item's demand history. The Create Replenishment Requests process then uses the attributes to determine whether the item needs to be replenished and what the requested quantity should be.

Stock-In Probabilities

STOCKOUT_PROB_INV

select Inventory, then select Replenish Inventory, then select Stock-In Probabilities

Enter additional stock-in probabilities (statistical values used in the calculation of safety stock).

Setup Replenishment Page

Use the Setup Replenishment page (REPLEN_SETUP_INV) to select replenishment options for a business unit.

Image: Setup Replenishment page

This example illustrates the fields and controls on the Setup Replenishment page. You can find definitions for the fields and controls later on this page.

Setup Replenishment page

Replenishment Options

Reorder Point Order Quantities

Indicate how the Create Replenishment Requests process should determine the order quantity for reorder point replenishment requests. The order quantity is the quantity that is requested when the calculated available quantity is equal to or below the item's designated reorder point.

Reorder Point Range Checking

EOQ Parameters

General Parameters

Replenishment Request Cancel Method

Indicate whether the system should delete manually canceled replenishment requests or retain them with a status of Cancel. If PeopleSoft Purchasing is not installed, the system deletes the requests.

Setup Item Replenishment Page

Use the Setup Item Replenishment page (REPLEN_ATTRIB_INV) to define and modify replenishment attributes for a business unit-item combination.

The Calculate Replenishment Parameters process can calculate some of these attributes, using the item's demand history. The Create Replenishment Requests process then uses the attributes to determine whether the item needs to be replenished and what the requested quantity should be.

See Define Business Unit Item - Inventory: Replenishment Page.

Stock-In Probabilities Page

Use the Stock-In Probabilities page (STOCKOUT_PROB_INV) to enter additional stock-in probabilities (statistical values used in the calculation of safety stock).

Use these values in the Desired Stock-In Probability fields on the Setup Item Replenishment page and the Setup Replenishment page.