Sections (form) [AX 2012]

Updated: October 12, 2012

Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack

Click Retail > Common > Retail channels > Retail stores. On the Retail stores list page, select a store. Then, on the Set up tab, on the Action Pane, in the Set up group, click Sections.

Use this form to set up sections for a store. Sections represent the physical structure to which you can assign retail products in each store. By specifying the size of each section, and by assigning retail products to appropriate sections in each store, you can collect section-level sales statistics.

The following tables provide descriptions for the controls in this form.

Tab

Description

General

Specify information about product stock.

Sale statistics

Specify information about totals for product sales.

Button

Description

Shelves

Open the Shelves form, where you can view information about the shelves that are contained in the store section.

Product list

Open the Product section location form, where you can view information about the location of individual products.

Product group list

Open the Product group section location form, where you can view information about the location of product groups.

NoteNote

This control is not available if Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2 or AX 2012 R3 is installed.

Field

Description

Name

The name of the store.

Section number

The unique identifier of the section of the store.

Description

Freeform descriptive text about the section.

Section size

The area or length of the retail section.

Size unit

The unit of measure that is used for the Section size field. For example, the unit for sections that are measured by area can be square meters, and the unit for sections that are measured by length can be meters.

Last checked stock

The date that the stock levels in the store section were last checked.

Sold quantity

The sum of units that have been sold for the store section.

Net amount

The sum of net sale amounts for the store section.

Cash discount amount

The sum of discounts that can be given for purchases in the store section.


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