Replenishment Is Not Including Substitute Item Inventory in Calculation (Doc ID 2113448.1)

Last updated on MARCH 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Retail Merchandising System - Version 14.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Replenishment not including substitute item inventory in calculations.  When adding a substitute item to a new item, Replenishment calculation is not taking inventory of old (substitute) item into consideration.


Steps to Reproduce:

  1. Create new item
  2. Set up replenishment parameters for direct to store for new item
  3. Add substitute item (with stock in same location as that set up with replenishment parameters) to new item, 'Use Stock'
  4. Run replenishment batches
  5. PO is created, but inventory for substitute item is not included

Cause

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