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Errors in Receiving create more errors in other warehouse functions
Errors in Receiving causes errors and wastes time for Kathy in Purchasing and Lisha in Accounts Payable
Errors in Receiving create errors and wasted time in inventory control
Every single one of the above!
Drivers will call on the phone before stopping for a delivery to a customer
Our ALA Drivers pick-up these items, from reps, mgrs., or other distributors, etc., on their routes.
Drivers calling out to other drivers
The opposite of Drivers won't call
Truck lines, LTL, Common Carrier - all terms for independent trucking outfits
Our own trucks - picking up (will calls) each day
All of the above!
Alerts the driver
He/she continues with the Receiving process
Tells the Warehouse Supervisor
Circles the quantity in Red
Just with your name, no title
Write "Material subject to inspection", then sign it
Sign with an alias
Do not sign for it
1. Receiver job is done
2. Stock material should be put on a cart and placed in the stock isle to be put away
3. Non-stock material is assigned a location in Eclipse and Location Status Field is marked "Floating". BE SURE TO SAVE before exiting the Receiver Screen. Then, write the location clearly on the Goods so they will be put away properly.
4. Reciever should ask for assistance from supervisor if any doubt about how to handle non-stock material. This will avoid errors and wasted time later.
5. Items 2, 3 and 4 above
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