Materials Management (MM)
As used in the SAP R/3 System, this terms stands for that part
of logistics which includes the following tasks:
- The management (recording and tracking) of stocks of materials
on both a quantity and a value basis.
- Planning, entering and documenting all stock movements (goods
receipts, goods issues, physical stock transfers, transfer
- Physical inventory (stocktaking): determining the quantity of
stocks held by actually counting or otherwise measuring them.