You can customize the non-standard units like bottle, cups, pkts, pcs etc. to standard units like kg, g, ml, l etc.,.

The price of some ingredients will remain blank if the SKU conversions are missing. This kind of situations are seen when there is a mismatch of SKU units in purchase and recipes.

Example 1: Liquor as ingredient



In the above example, the price of "Kahlua Liqueur" is missing in "B 52" recipe. This is because the conversion of "Kahlua Liqueur" from bottle to ml is missing.

"Kahlua Liqueur" is purchased as bottle as shown below,



Example 2: Food item as ingredient



In the above example, the price of "Eggs" is missing in "FIRED FISH FINGER" recipe. This is because the conversion of "Eggs" from nos to ml is missing.

"Eggs" are purchased in nos as shown below,



ADD NEW SKU CONVERSIONS


1. CREATE


Go to SETTINGS -> Conversions to make conversions.

Screenshot 1



As shown above, it is the default view of the conversions page.

Example 1: Conversion for liquor item

Conversion for "Kahlua Liqueur" from bottle to ml is shown below,



Is accurate: This option is selected for the true/accurate conversions. By default, all the conversions are considered as accurate.

Click Create to save the conversion.

Now, 1 bottle of "Kahlua Liqueur" is considered as 750 ml.

NOTE: If the entered conversions already present in the system, then it throws an message for the same.

Example 2:



Example 3: Conversion for food item

Conversion for "Eggs" from nos to ml is shown below,



Click Create to save the conversion.

Now, 1 nos of "Eggs" is considered as 15 ml.

Example 3: Conversion for global units



As shown in above example, 1 pieces = 5 g.

NOTE: Since the system already provides some standard global metric conversions it is not necessary to create global units conversions.

CONVERSIONS LIST

In this section, you can see all the entered conversion of SKUs, recipes and units.

Screenshot 1



As shown in above screenshot, Customized and Global Metric Conversions are listed out separately by the system.

1. Customized Metric Conversions: These are the conversions which are created by the users and can be customized/edited later.

Customized metric conversion is further divided into three section i.e, SKU, Recipe and Without items.

SKU: In this section, you can see all the SKU conversions added by the respective user.



Recipe: In this section, you can see all the recipe yield added by the user during recipe creation/addition in RECIPE page.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Click here for more details on Recipe conversions.



Without items: In this section you can see global unit conversions added by the user.



2. Global Metric Conversions: These are the conversions which are present in the system and it is applied globally.




2. EDIT


The customized metric conversions can be edited using Edit Icon

SKU

Example 1:





In the above example, make the changes and click Update to save the changes or
Click Delete to delete the conversion.

Recipe

Example 2:



Once you click on edit icon you will be redirected to RECIPE page where you can edit the recipe quantities.



Without Item

Example 3:





Since it is an non- sku, the SKU field is blank.

In the above example, make the changes and click Update to save the changes or
Click Delete to delete the conversion.


3. SEARCH


You can search by SKU or Recipe to check the entry of conversions.



Example 1:

Consider, you search for a SKU "Cashewnut" and it is shown below,



In a similar way you can search the yield of recipes in Recipes section.

Example 2:

Consider, you search for a recipe "Makhni Gravy" and it is shown below,

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