Point of Sale - Picking Creation Delayed

Delay the creation of the picking when PoS order is created

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Point of Sale - Picking Creation Delayed

Beta License: AGPL-3 OCA/pos Translate me on Weblate Try me on Runbot

This module extends the functionality of odoo Point Of Sale to reduce creation time of the PoS orders, via the front UI.

For that purpose, it delays the creation of the picking associated, that will be created later, by cron. (set by default to run each minute).

Technical information

A log will be generated to mention the creation of the pickings by cron.

2018-09-28 07:47:18,300 163 INFO db odoo.addons.base.ir.ir_cron: Starting job `Create Delayed PoS Picking.

2018-09-28 07:47:19,168 163 INFO db odoo.addons.pos_picking_delayed.models.pos_order: Pickings created for 3 PoS Orders

This module is interesting specially in a context of Synchroneous Point Of Sale that is introduced by certification modules like 'l10n_fr_pos_cert' because in such cases, the bill will be printed only when the pos order is created ( after the call of the function create_from_ui) and the creation of the picking is the process that takes the most time.

See https://github.com/odoo/odoo/pull/26314#issuecomment-422949266 for more information.

Table of contents


  • Go to 'Point of Sale' / 'Configuration' / 'Point of Sale'
  • Select your Point of Sale
  • Set the value in the field 'Picking Creation Delayed'. (Checked by default)


  • Use your Point of Sale as usual. when validating an order, the order will be in a different color until the cron is executed

Known issues / Roadmap

  • Make this module depend on the module OCA queue_job job module.
  • In the cron job (or the future queue job), improvment can be done, limiting the quantity of environments, grouping orders by company, and changing context once.

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This module is maintained by the OCA.

Odoo Community Association

OCA, or the Odoo Community Association, is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to support the collaborative development of Odoo features and promote its widespread use.

This module is part of the OCA/pos project on GitHub.

You are welcome to contribute. To learn how please visit https://odoo-community.org/page/Contribute.

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