The Power of Automation: From PDFs to Sale Orders in Odoo
Convert PDF of Purchase order into Sales Order in Odoo

           Streamlining Sales Order Entry with Automation in Odoo

In the fast-paced world of business, efficiency is paramount. One area where companies often seek to improve efficiency is in the process of sales order entry.
Manually entering sales orders from purchase orders received in PDF format can be time-consuming and prone to errors.
Thankfully, with the power of automation and robust ERP systems like Odoo, this process can be significantly streamlined.
This blog will explore how automating sales order entry in Odoo can transform your business operations.

The Challenge of Manual Sales Order Entry

Traditionally, sales order entry involves several steps

Receiving Purchase Orders: Customers send purchase orders (POs) via email, often in PDF format.
Manual Data Entry: A sales representative manually extracts the information from the PDF and enters it into the ERP system.
Validation: The entered data is cross-checked for accuracy.
Order Processing: The sales order is processed, and the order fulfillment cycle begins.

This manual process is not only labor-intensive but also susceptible to errors. mis-entered data can lead to shipment mistakes, invoicing errors, and customer dissatisfaction. Automation offers a solution to these challenges.

Benefits of Automating Sales Order Entry

Increased Efficiency: Automation drastically reduces the time required to process sales orders. What previously took hours can now be done in minutes.
Error Reduction: Automated systems minimize the risk of human error, ensuring that orders are accurate and reliable.
Cost Savings: By reducing the need for manual data entry, businesses can save on labor costs and redirect resources to more strategic tasks.
Improved Customer Satisfaction: Faster and more accurate order processing leads to happier customers and better business relationships.

Automating Sales Order Entry in Odoo through Evozard services. Odoo, a comprehensive and customizable ERP system, offers powerful tools to automate sales order entry.

Here’s how you can set up this automation with Evozard:

PDF Data Extraction:
Receive a PDF file of a purchase order from the customer through mail or any other source
Importing file in Odoo:
With the help of Evozard's tools PDF files will be imported into the odoo system. This integration ensures that the data flows seamlessly from the PDF into the sales order form.
Data Validation:
Evozard's tool will validate rules within Odoo to ensure the extracted data meets all necessary criteria. This step is crucial for maintaining data integrity and avoiding processing errors.
Automated Order Creation:
Once the data is validated, Evozard's tool can automatically create a sales order based on the extracted information. The system can then trigger the standard workflow for order processing, including inventory checks, invoicing, and shipping.


Automating sales order entry in Odoo transforms a cumbersome manual process into a streamlined, efficient, and error-free operation.
By leveraging OCR technology and Odoo’s robust capabilities, businesses can enhance productivity, reduce costs, and improve customer satisfaction.
Embrace automation and let your sales team focus on what they do best—building relationships and driving sales.
By contacting Evozard you can take a significant step towards digital transformation and operational excellence in your business.

Contact us today to learn more about how our solution can be tailored to meet your unique needs. 

Evozard Consulting Services Private Limited

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