Adding a new Unit of Measurement (Video)

What are units of measurement used for?

What are units of measurement used for?

All categories, including units, are used to set up a predefined list of elements that can then be applied throughout the Safefood 360° solution without having to type these categories twice, or the fear of an operator not knowing the correct category. Units are used for measuring something – whether its quantity, size, velocity, volume, etc.

Examples:

  • Units of weight
  • Units of height
  • Units of product
  • Units of density

1. Enter Unit of Measurement Details

Enter Unit of Measurement Details
  1. Enter the name of the unit.
  2. Save the Unit of Measurement into the Units folder.
  3. Enter a description of the unit.
  4. Enter the number of sub-units in this unit. In the example above, the unit comprises of 12×12 cartons which means each unit has 144 sub units.