Safety stock in Dynamics 365 for Operations (and AX 2012 and AX 2009).

Just want to point to a nice post by fellow MVP Dr Scott Hamilton on the website: Master Scheduling and the Due Dates for Safety Stock Requirements in Microsoft Dynamics AX & 365 for Finance and Operations, Enterprise. It’s a really nice summary of the options for setting up safety stock and highlights the all-important ‘Fulfil minimum’ parameter. He also shows a neat little work-around using the Minimum key to set (or offset) the due date of the safety stock.

My own attempt at describing the ‘Fulfil minimum’ options are here:

Finally, if you are working in recent D365FOE environments you may want to check out the Safety stock replenishment enhancements in 7.3, see (