A manufacturer is an entity that produces goods in large quantity involving raw materials, components, or assemblies.

The Manufacturer dimension is a role-playing dimension of Supplier. This represents the company or organization who manufactured the item. The same attributes from Supplier are also available in the Manufacturer dimension for analysis.

This dimension supports the use of Extensibility Dimension in the M3 Analytics model extension space. See the information about model extension in Infor M3 Analytics for M3 CloudSuites Administration Guide.

The attributes listed in the table are part of the custom subject area. M3 Analytics contains more attributes in the default subject area. For a complete list, see the mapping document in KB 2015457.

Hierarchy Custom subject area Attributes
Manufacturer M3A Procurement

ABC Class ID

Area/State, Area/State Code, Area/State Name, Area/State Description

Buyer, Buyer ID, Buyer Description

Country, Country Code, Country Name, Country Description

Delivery Method, Delivery Method ID, Delivery Method Name, Delivery Method Description

Delivery Terms, Delivery Terms ID, Delivery Terms Name, Delivery Terms Description

Freight Terms, Freight Terms ID, Freight Terms Name, Freight Terms Description

Manufacturer, Manufacturer Number, Manufacturer Name

Manufacturer Group, Manufacturer Group ID, Manufacturer Group Name, Manufacturer Group Description

Manufacturer Type, Manufacturer Type ID

Packaging Terms, Packaging Terms ID, Packaging Terms Name, Packaging Terms Description

Payment Method – AP, Payment Method ID – AP, Payment Method Name – AP, Payment Method Description – AP

Payment Terms, Payment Terms ID, Payment Terms Name, Payment Terms Description

Quality Class, Quality Class ID, Quality Class Name, Quality Class Description

Responsible, Responsible ID, Responsible Description

Statistical Manufacturer, Statistical Manufacturer Number, Statistical Manufacturer Name

Drill map

This table shows the drill map for Manufacturer:

Name Drill From Column Drill To Column
M3A Manufacturer Manufacturer Group Country
Country Area/State
Area/State ABC Class ID
ABC Class ID Manufacturer