Below article tells about the stock status report, its benefits, and what are the things that contains in it.

Definition

Stock status is a report of what is on hand, what is due in, and what is owed to customers.

What does the stock status report include?

Stock status report includes following things

  • Hand outed: It shows the number of  products  with more demand from customer that is not readily available to supply
  • On hand: It shows the number of products available to supply
  • Made to Order: It shows the number of products available in 4-5 days based on confirmed order
  • Not available: It shows temporary unavailability of the product
  • Discontinued: It shows products that are decided by the manufacture to not produce. That means once the current stock goes out, the product will be not available
  • Ready to ship: It shows the number of products readily available to ship
  • Sold out: It tells about the number of products that are consumed because of the more demand
  • Temporarily unavailable: It tells that products are currently unavailable. However, backorders will be taken and once products will be available to ship

Benefits of stock status

The stock status report helps your business with clear pitcher of inventories.

  • It gives a clear idea about the number of units that are ready to deliver.
  • It helps to find out the quantity of units to be produced as per the requirement
  • It helps you to avoid stock out problem
  • It helps to speed up the production process as per the demand
  • It informs you about the overstock items as per that you can reduce your production of those items

Get more definitions about Stock status and other ERP related terms here.

   

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