Production and Consumption Accumulators

This section outlines the logic that is used by the Shop Floor system when updating the production and consumption totals or “accumulators” that are maintained on the system.  The System maintains several different types of statistical information for each item.  This information includes last usage, sale, consumption, and production dates, and various quantity, revenue and cost totals.

Production and Consumption Information is stored on the system in the following places.


Inventory Master File

Monthly/Weekly Files

Programs used to Update/Rebuild Accumulators