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SIM Functionality Overview and Frequently Asked Questions (Doc ID 1316042.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 13, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Retail Store Inventory Management - Version 10.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The purpose of this document is to provide brief description of Store Inventory Management (SIM)'s functional aspects. For more information, please refer to Operations Guide and/or User guide for the respective version of SIM.  If your question is not addressed in this FAQ, please consider starting a forum topic on the My Oracle Support Store Inventory Management Community.

Questions and Answers

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In this Document
Questions and Answers
 What is SIM?
 SIM functions – Lookups
 SIM functions – Items
 SIM functions – Items and their Statuses
 SIM functions – Items - Simple packs
 SIM functions – Items - Complex packs
 SIM functions – Items - How to calculate Stock On Hand (SOH) in SIM?
 SIM functions – Shipping/Receiving – Direct Delivery
 SIM functions – Shipping/Receiving – Warehouse Delivery
 SIM functions – Shipping/Receiving – Transfers
 Buddy Store Concept:
 SIM functions - Shipping/Receiving - Returns
 SIM functions - Inventory Management
 SIM functions - Inventory Management - Inventory Adjustments
 SIM functions - Inventory Management - Sequencing
 SIM functions - Inventory Management - Pick Lists
 SIM functions - Inventory Management - Item Requests
 SIM functions - Inventory Management - Price Changes
 SIM functions - Inventory Management - Ticketing
 SIM functions - Inventory Management - Store Orders 
 SIM Administration - Product Groups/Product Group Schedules:
 SIM Administration - AdHoc Stock Counts
 SIM Administration - SIM Stores
 Buddy Stores
 Transfer Buddy Stores
 Transfer Auto-Receive Stores
 SIM Managed Stores
 SIM Administration - Security - Role based security
 Corporate user (Super User)
 Store User
 SIM functions - Inventory Management - Stock Counts
 Stock count snapshot
 Stock count - Discrepant/Non-Discrepant items
 Stock count - Late Sales

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