ProcessPro | Dock Scheduling

Dock Scheduling
ProcessPro’s Dock Scheduling application is designed to schedule and manage inbound and outbound shipments. It provides visibility that allows the user to identify additional capacity that may be available.
Dock Maintenance Highlights
  • User configures days and times that are available for receiving trucks
  • User defines the number of trucks per hour that can be scheduled
  • The schedule can be set per day and can be set differently for holidays
  • Reservations for a specific customer can be created if a specific time slot has been reserved each day
  • The number of docks available can be specified by location

Logistics Scheduling

  • Drag and drop feature allows the user to drag sales orders or purchase
    orders onto a truck to schedule
    inbound and outbound shipments.
  • Reservations are viewed in the Dock Operations screen to alert users when a time slot is reserved for another customer or has been reserved by another user.
  • Reserved spots can be added on the fly.

Dock Operations

  • Record important details about the shipment such as driver identification, truck number, seal numbers, and
    arrival and completion times.
  • User configuable pallet information allows the user to record pallet
    exchange details.
  • Generate shipping documents such as bill of lading and packing slip when the shipment is complete.
  • Record special services notes to be presented to accounts receivable for special billings.
  • Generate pick lists by shipment to expedite the picking process.
  •  Links with Automated Warehouse System to record completion of sales order picking.