Creating a freight term
You can create a freight term.
About this task
To create a freight term:
- From the tree in the application rules side panel, choose Cross Application > Logistics > Logistics Attributes.
The Logistics window displays in the work area.
- Choose the Freight Terms tab.
- Choose the Create New icon. The Freight Terms Details pop-up window displays.
- Enter information in the applicable fields. Refer to Table 1 for field value descriptions.
- Enter Choose the Save icon.
Table 1. Freight terms details.
Freight terms field value descriptions
Field Description Freight Terms Enter the name of the freight term. Short Description Enter a brief description of the freight term. Long Description Enter a more detailed description of the freight term. Consider Buyer's Routing Guide Both the Buyer and the Enterprise can establish routing guides (rules for shipping), and Economic Shipping parameters (ESP), which control how items are shipped. In some cases only the Buyer organization has established values for these rules. In other cases, only the enterprise has established values for these rules. If neither is set, then Hub rules are used.
In cases where both the Buyer and the Enterprise have set values for these rules, this setting determines whether to apply the Buyer's routing rules before applying the routing rules of the Enterprise.
First Buyer then Enterprise Select to use any shipping rules established by the buyer first. Enterprise rules are applied if no applicable Buyer rule exists. First Enterprise then Buyer Select to use any shipping rules established by the enterprise first. Buyer rules are applied if no applicable Enterprise rule exists. Charges paid by Buyer Select this option if the Buyer pays shipping charges. Shipper Select this option if the Shipper pays shipping charges.