A stock transfer order is a request to transfer inventory between locations, while a purchase order is a request to purchase goods or services from a supplier. Both can be represented with the objects below.
A Stock Transfer Order or Purchase Order can be represented with an Order.
Advance Ship Notice Receipts can be represented with a Shipment Receipt which is linked to a Shipment.
The Shipment has metadata on it such as
external_ids that can make it unnecessary to link to an Order. The Complete lifecycle for a Stock Transfer Orders can be represented with:
- Shipment Items
- Shipment Receipt Items
If you would like to link an oder to a shipment you can do so by linking Order Fulfillment Line Items to Shipment Line Items using the call here.