Products

In the Products table you enter information about products that are delivered within your supply chain.

The measurement units and available currencies used throughout the scenario can be changed in the Units section of ALX Preferences.

Note: To create custom units of weight and volume that could be used within the current scenario only, use the Units and Unit Conversions tables.

Column

Description

Name

Specify the unique name of the product here. Give meaningful names to products since you will refer to them by their names in other tables (e.g. Inventory, Production, Demand, Sourcing).

Unit

Specify the unit (of weight or volume) the product is measured in. By default products are measured in cubic meters throughout the scenario. The list of available units contains all the units that are currently used within the project as well as the units defined in the Units table that can be used in the current scenario only.

Selling Price

[Available in NO and SIM scenario type] 

Specify the selling price for a single product unit. 

Note: If a product batch is defined (in the Sale Batch table), it overrides the product's Selling price.

Cost

[Available in NO and SIM scenario type] 

Specify the cost of obtaining a single product unit here. 

Currency

[Available in NO and SIM scenario type] 

Specify the currency in which you are selling the product.