Apply Compound Charges to Food and Beverage Orders with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management

Posted on: March 4, 2024 | By: Fred Liu | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

The food and beverage industry, known for its tight margins and high competition, is always on the lookout for innovative strategies to manage costs and boost profitability. Compound charges, dynamic surcharges and minimum charge policies are reshaping how businesses approach billing and cost recovery. This blog explores how these financial tactics are making a significant impact. Dynamic surcharges help in an industry where prices for ingredients fluctuate and demand varies...


Enhancing Warehouse Management: Exploring the Capabilities of the Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management Warehouse Mobile App

Posted on: February 28, 2024 | By: Fred Liu | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

In the fast-paced world of manufacturing efficiency and accuracy are crucial to a successful business. Technology plays an incredibly important role in warehouse management. As manufacturers strive to keep up with increasing demand and complex supply chain challenges, there is a growing need for innovative solutions to streamline operations and enhance productivity. The Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management (D365) Warehouse Mobile App is a tool designed to optimize warehouse...


Revolutionizing Manufacturing with Demand Planning in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management

Posted on: February 26, 2024 | By: Fred Liu | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

In the manufacturing industry, the ability to accurately predict and plan for demand is not just beneficial—it's a necessity for staying competitive in today's fast-paced market. Read more about it here. The introduction of the Demand Planning app within Microsoft's Power Platform offers manufacturers a robust tool to enhance their forecasting capabilities and optimize their supply chain management. This tool, specifically designed to integrate with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain...


Enhancing Warehouse Efficiency with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management’s Over-picking Feature

Posted on: February 21, 2024 | By: Fred Liu | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

Discover how Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management enhances warehouse operations with its advanced over-picking feature, designed to optimize material handling and space utilization. Warehouse management demands efficiency, adaptability, and smart resource allocation. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management provides solutions with its continuous innovations, such as the over-pick materials feature for production orders and batch orders. This blog post delves into how this feature streamlines operations and provides strategic...


Optimizing the Inbound Receiving Process with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management

Posted on: February 19, 2024 | By: Fred Liu | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

In the fast-paced world of supply chain management, efficiency in receiving shipments is crucial, especially when dealing with large quantities of serial- or batch-tracked items. The Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management system has introduced features aimed at streamlining this process, significantly enhancing the productivity and visibility of inventory management. This blog delves into the business value of these features and how they transform the inbound receiving process. Business Value of...


Enhancing Supply Chain Precision with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management’s Ship Date Feature

Posted on: February 14, 2024 | By: Fred Liu | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

Microsoft's Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management is enhancing supply chain precision with a new ship date feature. The landscape of supply chain management is continuously evolving and requires tools that anticipate the needs of businesses striving for efficiency.  Among its latest updates is a crucial enhancement that addresses a common challenge in logistics: the timing of shipments. This addition, known as the ship date feature, brings a new level of...


Streamlining Batch Task Management in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management

Posted on: February 12, 2024 | By: Fred Liu | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

In this blog we will explore batch task management in Microsoft Dynamics 365. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management is a powerful tool for managing a wide range of business operations. A key aspect of ensuring these operations run smoothly is the efficient management of batch tasks. The introduction of features like "Priority Based Scheduling" and "Batch concurrency control" has significantly improved how businesses manage their workload. Let's...


The Role of Microservices in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management

Posted on: February 8, 2024 | By: Fred Liu | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

As industries navigate the complex landscape of digital transformation, the financial sector is increasingly turning to advanced technological solutions to meet modern challenges. A key component of this digital evolution is the strategic implementation of microservices architecture, especially within platforms like Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management (D365). This approach is central to achieving the agility, efficiency, and innovation required in today's fast-paced market. The Operational Framework In...


Overview of Customer and Vendor Netting in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance

Posted on: February 5, 2024 | By: Fred Liu | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

In everyday business, it's common to interact with an organization in dual roles: as a customer and a vendor. Customer and Vendor (CV) netting is a strategic approach to minimize monetary exchanges between such entities. It involves consolidating and offsetting the amounts owed, thereby reducing unnecessary payments or receipts. This function is efficiently managed in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance through a feature called customer and vendor netting. Setting Up the...


Understanding Data Entities in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance

Posted on: February 1, 2024 | By: Fred Liu | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

A data entity acts as a simplified representation of complex database table structures. Consider a scenario where customer information is distributed across multiple normalized tables. In this scenario, a data entity offers a unified, de-normalized view, consolidating all customer-related data from various tables into a single, comprehensive row. This structure not only facilitates easier application development and integration but also shields the application code from potential changes in underlying table...