The Product Type defines whether the product is a

  • Manufactured from a Work Order or
  • Buy from Supplier or
  • Manufactured from a Work Order or Buy from Supplier type

In case the product is of Manufactured from a Work Order type, it can be associated to a bill of materials and can be manufactured using the Works module of Megaventory. In case the product is of Buy from Supplier type, it can be bought from a Supplier and as such, be included in Purchase Orders or Goods Inbound documents. A product that is of type Manufactured from a Work Order or Buy from Supplier can be either manufactured or bought.

  • The Product Type option is only visible if the Works module is enabled in the account.
  • The Product Type can be updated from Buy from Supplier to Manufacture from Work Order only if the Product has not been included in a Purchase Order or a Goods Inbound document
  • The Product Type can be updated from Manufacture from Work Order to Buy from Supplier only if the Product has not been included in a Bill of Materials.
  • A Manufacture from Work Order only Product cannot be included in a Purchase Order or a Goods Inbound document.
  • A Buy from Supplier only Product cannot be manufactured from a Work Order. or
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