Packages (form)

Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R2, Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Feature Pack

Click Retail > Setup > Replenishment > Product packages.

Use this form to group products that you are ordering from a supplier into a package. A single product can be included in more than one package. When you add a package to a purchase order, all the products that are included in the package are automatically added to the purchase order as individual line items.

Tasks that use this form

Set up product packages

The following tables provide descriptions for the controls in this form.




Line details

Specify line details for the package.




Dimensions display

Open the Dimensions display form, where you can select which dimensions are displayed in the Line details grid.

Add products

Open the Add products form, where you can select products to add to the package. You can filter the product list by selecting a category hierarchy, and then select the products to add to the package.




Package number

The unique identification number of the package. This number can be created either manually or automatically, depending on the setup for number sequences.


A description of the package.

Vendor account

The vendor that supplies the products in the package. This field is used to filter the list of available packages. To limit the availability of this package to a specific vendor, you can select the vendor account. Otherwise you can leave this field blank.

Item number

Select a product in the list.

Variant number

If the product has variants, such as sizes, colors, or styles, select a variant number.


If the product has a configuration, select the configuration.


If the product has a size, select the size.


If the product has a color, select the color.


If the product has a style, select the style.


The quantity of the product to order.


The unit type of the product.

Product name

Retail automatically populates this column with the name of the product that is selected in the Item number field.

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