Lines are Getting Backordered for non locator controlled items with Error: The material sourcing process failed to create picking suggestion

(Doc ID 811273.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Warehouse Management - Version 12.0.1 to 12.0.6 [Release 12.0 to 12]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to perform allocation as part of the pick release process for non locator controlled items, the following error occurs:

ERROR
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Error: The material sourcing process failed to create picking suggestion for line 1 of move order number ....

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Create a Sales Order for an non-lot controlled item with ship from a WMS Enabled Organization
2. Book The Order.
3. Query the Order in Shipping Transaction Form.
4. Launch Pick Release for the Line.

Cause

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