Articles: Value-Only Articles
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.