Kitting

Kitting is a term from the fields of procurement and production logistics. Kitting is the compilation of items according to a customers’ request. The kits are either assembled or delivered as an assembly kit. The advantage for customers is an accelerated production. The idea of the usage of Kitting is important as an option to achieve cost reduction in procurement logistics.

With the process of Kitting in EWM it is possible to build assembled kits within a warehouse. EWM uses task for Value Added Services (VAS). Kitting is in warehouse is done at work centers.

EWM supports two processes for Kitting: Kit-to-Stock is process where kits are created and transfered to stock. Kit-to-Order is a process where kits are created on customers demand.