Field service businesses can track and manage inventory across multiple locations by creating individual storage locations in Zuper. Users can pre-define storage locations for parts/services under the “Settings” module so that locations are available to be selected when new parts/services are added.
Zuper offers multiple options to manage products in bulk. Stakeholders can either create inward transactions using a spreadsheet or CSV file and upload products seamlessly or choose to connect with a third-party tool like Zoho Inventory and sync all stock information easily. The bulk select option in Zuper Web App allows field service businesses to select and edit or delete products in bulk.
Yes, administrators and back-office managers can add or remove a part/service from a storage location. Once the storage location is enabled using the “Settings” module, stakeholders can select that location when they add a new part/service. Similarly, when a part/service is edited, there will be an option to edit or remove the storage location.
Field service management businesses can manage their inventory processes effectively with an inventory management system. An ideal inventory management tool will not only help FSM businesses ensure upcoming jobs run smoothly but also prevent any service delays by identifying and resolving inventory shortages before they even occur.
Inventory management software focuses on tracking the quantity, location, and levels of inventory proactively to trigger replenishments as and when required. Whereas, other supply chain software focus on purchasing and procurement of items to facilitate day-to-day operations.
Inventory management can be classified into four types based on the inventory managed, namely, raw materials, works-in-progress, finished goods, and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO).