In this chapter, we will cover how you can use Odoo to manage the process of manufacturing products. Once you have received the required raw products in your inventory, you can begin manufacturing the end product. Part of the functionality of an ERP system is to assist you in scheduling these orders based on available resources. One of the resources is, of course, the raw product. Other resources could include available labor or the availability of a particular machine. Essentially, the goal is to schedule the manufacturing order at a time that all resources are available and produce the product for an on-time delivery.
In this chapter, we will cover the following topics: