As a multi-brand wholesale distributor, we sell many different types of product brands and categories in one transaction. We have brands setup as Main Categories and Categories of products setup as filters.
When preparing an order throughout a store it would be great if the currently selected Main Category and/or Filter can be ignored on a successful barcode scan.
For example: I am currently in the "Bob's Pies" Main Category in the "Pastry" Filter. I scan a bottle of Cola (which would be stored in a different Main Category and Filter) and instead of being shown the "No Items Found" error message, the app instead switches me to the applicable Main Category and/or Filter in which this item resides and displays the product in question (the Cola bottle in this instance.)
My reasoning for ignoring the currently selected Main Category and/or Filter is:
1. It will make navigating throughout Main Categories and/or Filters much quicker when barcode scanning
2. It is generally assumed that every barcode is unique per product and do not duplicate so there is no risk of selecting the wrong product
If this is not ideal behaviour it would at least be ideal to have a flag in Settings to allow this behaviour.
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