Basic item master data enables you to establish and maintain information about stock and non-stock inventory items Define manufacturing information for an item that is specific to each branch/plant, including requirements planning information, leadtime information, and engineering information Specify how to assemble materials and/or components in order to create a parent item. Information displayed includes:  effective dates, quantity per, scrap percent, and stocking type, along with other information Enter and inquire on routing information for a manufactured part. Information includes: work center used, operation sequence, effective dates, move queue and setup hours, along with other information View and maintain general work center information including: pay point, prime load code, capacity and shift, along with other work center data