Consumer assortment and mixed module

Consumer assortments are sales units that contain at least two GTIN-coded products, that are sold to the consumers. A mixed module is a pallet, that contains at least two GTIN-coded products.

List of instructions

Display shipper, consumer unit
Mixed module in the packaging hierarchy
Mixed pallet
Display shipper (consumer unit) and a mixed module in the same packaging hierarchy
History of changes

Display shipper, consumer unit

Examples of display shippers that are consumer units:

  • Bag of cookies with three different varieties;
  • Cosmetics gift packs with two lip glosses and one mascara;
  • Shampoo + conditioner packages.

The trade items that are included in the display shipper must be established in Synkka data pool. Display shippers always contain base units, and they are usually packed in cases. Below is an example of a display shipper (consumer unit) that is packed in a case.

Information on the display shipper, consumer unit:

  • Select display shipper as the Trade Item Unit Descriptor F7158.
  • Select No in the Is Trade Item a Despatch Unit F7090 field.
  • The Packaging Type Code F7157 is, for example, Box.
  • Is Trade Item A Base Unit F7307 = No.
  • Is Trade Item a Consumer Unit F7060 = Yes.
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Mixed module in the packaging hierarchy

Mixed module—mixed display, mixed 1/2 pallet or mixed pallet—must always be linked directly to the base unit.

Mixed module transported on a GTIN-coded pallet

  • Establish the 1/2 or 1/4 pallet directly above the base unit.
  • Select display shipper as the Trade Item Unit Descriptor F7158.
  • Select Yes in the Is Trade Item a Despatch Unit F7090 field.
  • The Packaging Type Code F7157 is Pallet.
  • Select the correct size on the Platform Type Code F7167 list, for example:
    • 1/2 Euro pallet, 800x600 mm;
    • Enter the pallet information.

After this, establish GTIN-coded pallet as the highest level of the packaging hierarchy.

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Mixed pallet

Establish the mixed pallet directly above the base unit.

  • Select display shipper as the Trade Item Unit Descriptor F7158.
  • Select Yes in the Is Trade Item a Despatch Unit F7090 field.
  • The Packaging Type Code F7157 is PLT Pallet.
  • Select the correct size on the Platform Type Code F7167 list, for example:1/1 Euro pallet;
  • Enter the pallet information.
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Display shipper (consumer unit) and a mixed module in the same packaging hierarchy

If several consumer units are packed onto one mixed module, the packaging hierarchy is as illustrated below:

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History of changes

Date Changes
15.12.16 Published