Configuring cycle count
To configure cycle count tasks, enable appropriate resource permissions and set up bar code types and count program.
- Resource permissions - Enable the following resource permissions under Cycle count:
- Manage count requests
- Execute count tasks
- Bar code types - Configure the
Store Scan Item or Locationbar code type for your store's enterprise. This bar code type is used to scan locations and products while counting.
The bar code validation sources are
By default, bar code types are provided for the Default organization. When you set up a new enterprise, you must create these bar code types again or copy it from the Default organization. For more information, see Configuring bar codes.
Ensure that the catalog data from Sterling Order Management System is synchronized with Sterling Store Engagement. For more information about how to synchronize catalog data, such as serialized flag, department, and product velocity, see Updating catalog data.
Store Inventory Management APIs
count-programs API - Create a count program by calling the
count-programs API to execute count tasks on
the user interface.
Count requests and tasks are generated automatically by the system based on the count program start date, end date, and frequency.
If duplicate count tasks are created by the system or by the user, open old tasks are canceled.
Count programs can be created at the enterprise (tenant) level or store level.
stores-rule API - Configure the
COUNT_TASK_GROUPING rule in the
stores-rule API to
specify whether to group the count tasks by location or by item during counting. The possible values
ITEM. The default value is