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Object documentation Articles: Value-Only Articles Locate the document in its SAP Library structure


Represents a group of articles whose inventory is to be managed on a value basis, but not on an article basis.


All goods movements for this group of articles are posted to the value-only article. The delivered price and sales price are updated, but not the stock quantity.


The categories of value-only article are:

In the standard SAP Retail System, each of these categories is assigned to the article type Value-only articles (technical ID WERT).


To generate listing data for value-based inventory management in sites, you use a background job. You can define this background job with transaction SM36.

To allow you to manage stocks on a value basis, profiles have been created in Customizing for Valuation and Account Assignment in Profiles for Value-Based Inventory Management. These profiles are valid for the whole client and specify for a site whether and in what form value-based inventory management is allowed. You must assign the profiles to the site in site maintenance.

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