Use this procedure to create and set up a minimum or maximum key.
On the tab, press CTRL+N to create a new minimum/maximum key.
Enter an identifier for the key, and enter a name for it.
On the tab, enter information to:
Define time periods during which you want the key to be in effect.
Specify the factors that you want to apply to the key for each time period.
Specify starting dates and ending dates (validity dates) for the time period.
You want to set up a minimum key that accounts for increased seasonal demand during the spring and summer months.
Create 12 lines and number them from 1 to 12 in the field.
Select in the field.
In the field, enter as follows:
1 - 3
Minimum inventory uses the setting on the form for January through March.
4 - 5
Minimum inventory is multiplied by a factor of 2 for April and May.
6 - 8
Minimum inventory is multiplied by a factor of 2.5 for June through August.
9 - 12
Minimum inventory reverts to the setting on the form for September through December.