A special section in a warehouse which typically represents a receiving inspection area for temporary storage of incoming goods. After the inspection is completed, the goods are then placed in the storage bin locations.

To designate a bin location as a receiving bin location, select the Receiving Bin Location checkbox in the Bin Location Master Data window.

SAP Business One can automatically place the incoming goods in the receiving bin locations of your warehouse if the following conditions are met:

  • You have enabled receiving bin locations for your warehouse.To do this, select the Enable Receiving Bin Locations checkbox on the General tab of the Warehouses – Setup window.
  • There are active receiving bin locations in your warehouse.