You can use picking waves to create work packages in Shipping. A
picking wave consists of several
deliveries that are processed at the same time.
Assignment of deliveries to picking waves is based on time criteria
(for instance, all deliveries with the same goods issue time are
assigned to a picking wave).
In addition, the followwing functions are available:
Simulating picking waves
Observing capacity limits when creating picking waves (for
example, number of items, volume, time required)
Subsequent functions for a picking wave:
Generating the picking requests
Generating the picking documents
Confirming the picking requests
Printing the freight list and delivery note
Performing transportation activities
Posting the goods issue
Different procedures for creating picking waves:
Online (direct processing of the waves created)
In the background
Picking waves can be used in both Lean WM and as a part of the
complete WM functionality.