To enable automatic ordering of chemicals and consumables in your lab, you can link products in the lab product catalog to samples stored in the lab inventory. As soon as a sample falls below a set threshold the associated product in the product catalog can automatically be placed on the shopping list for reordering.


To link a catalog product to a sample, navigate to sample information sheet and click Edit




Click Add Quantity to set the sample quantity settings




Next click Link Catalog Item




In the appeared window you can search and select the product to be linked in the product catalog. Note that if you want to link a product in the product catalog to a sample, you should first add this product to the product catalog.

 



Once item is selected, it is linked with the sample. Click Save to store. Item in the product calatog can be unlinked by clicking the




Alternatively, you can also link the product when clicking Order Sample.




In the appeared window you can search and select the product to be linked in the product catalog. Click Add Order the order will be visible in Pending Orders.