The TM2 Inventory Management module encompasses the Material Inventory, as opposed to Equipment, Vehicles, and Tools “inventories.” Conceptually, the primary components of the Materials Inventory are:
Once Material Item records have been established, they are automatically maintained by the four processes; there may be little occasion to return to the Material Items records to modify the data. In larger organizations, Receiving and Issuing are handled by different offices and different people and there are separate programs for each function.
TM2 Inventory Management enables complete tracking of all materials in multiple locations and categories such as stock, non-stock, residue, bench stock, self-help, and even supplies. With TM2 Inventory Management, its possible to:
The material reordering process is completely automated; reorder levels (minimum), reorder quantities (maximum), etc. can be established and, with the touch of a button, you can produce a report of all of the information needed to reorder, by vendor. Purchase Orders can be printed and mailed or faxed directly to the vendor from within TM2.