The Sales Area Infotype (1037)

Definition

The Sales Area infotype allows you the option of letting Sales and Distribution (SD) generate invoices and receive payment for business events

Use

The infotype is only relevant if you use the Training and Event Management component of HR, as well as the SAP product Sales and Distribution (SD). It is not a mandatory infotype. Using this infotype, you can attribute the revenue earned from business events to SD sales areas.

Sales areas are used to group together products or services whose sales can be handled in the same way.

Integration

You can apply this infotype to organizational units in Organizational Management, or to business event types in Training and Event Management.

In Organizational Management, you append the infotype to the organizational unit designated as the organizer of a given business event.

In Training and Event Management, you append the infotype to business event types. You use this method when the organizer of a business event varies according to the type of business event you are using.

In either component, you must provide three pieces of information to specify a sales area:

Using this infotype, you can attribute the revenue earned from business events to SD sales areas.

Sales areas are used to group together products or services whose sales can be handled in the same way.