Work Center Routing by Product Variant - Advanced Odoo 10 MRP
Odoo 10 MRP includes the ability to create product variants that can be used to determine the routings for work orders. learn how to use this flexible feature to get more control over your manufacturing operations.
Creating Product Variants in Odoo 10
Odoo's business application framework includes the ability to manage product variants. A common example would be clothing that could be sold in a variety of colors and sizes. In our example we see how a boat manufacture could perhaps use a different routing and if we choose, a a different work center, depending on if the customer ordered a standard stereo package versus a premium or deluxe stereo package.
Using work orders for manufacturing operations
When the MRP application is first installed manufacturing orders simply manage the consumption of the products on the bill of materials. By going into the settings for manufacturing you can configure Odoo to allow bill of materials to choose different routings and work centers based on the product. In this video you learn how to combine the power of product variants with flexible work center routing.
Advanced Odoo Manufacturing Capabilities
With each release of Odoo there have been dramatic improvements in usability and functionality. The ability to configure different product variants to use different routings is a relatively new feature that can certainly help a company better organize and maintain more complex manufacturing operations. This video, using a real world example, will demonstrate how you can get more out of Odoo's MRP application.