Schedule future builds even if you don't have enough inventory
in stock. When a customer purchases a product containing an assembly
that you don't have in stock, set up the build order and mark it as pending.
When component parts are added to inventory, mark the build as final.
Schedule builds that you or your employees will complete at a later
time. You can use a pending build as a reminder to build assemblies
later. If you have all the components needed for the build when you create the
assembly item, but don't have time to physically build the assemblies right
away, you can postpone building in QuickBooks by marking a build as pending.
Then simply mark the build as final after the actual assembly units have been
With the exception of the pending builds report, pending builds do not
appear in inventory reports.
How are assembly costs affected by pending