purchasing info record

Materials Management (MM)

Source of information on the procurement of a certain material from a certain vendor.


Business object


The purchasing info record is subdivided by purchasing organization, allowing each purchasing organization to store details of the conditions it has negotiated and other procurement control data relating to the vendor concerned.

There are purchasing info records for the following procurement types:

A purchasing info record can apply to the following organizational levels:

The different prices charged by a vendor for a material are logged in the order price history.

The purchasing info record enables Purchasing to obtain data such as the following at any time:


Purchasing information