The activities associated with locating, collecting, transferring and grouping products in preparation of transportation. This includes scheduling picks, issuing pick instructions and recording the completion of the pick process, and may include recording the lot numbers or serial numbers picked on the order.
- Picking return-to-vendor materials
- Picking products to be send to a repair center
- In Retail: Collecting all in-store returned merchandize
Picking in a Reverse Logistics supply chain is typically different from Make-to-Stock, Make-to-Order, and Engineer-to-Order supply chains. The pick list is derived from the Return Authorization not the Sales Order.
Note: Common inputs and outputs are listed in alphabetical order. Other inputs and outputs may be required to support varying use cases.