The Item > Supplier Details form included Manufacturer and Manufacturer Part Number, but this seems missing in v12.
Are the manufacturer fields still implemented but not visible in default configuration? If so, how do I make them visible? If the manufacturer fields were removed entirey, does anyone have a workaround?
- Item > Supplier Details from Dec 2017 (v11? v10?):
- Item > Supplier Details from current production v12, not showing manufacturer fields.
As numerous other posts have described, capturing the manufacturer and manufacturer part number is a MUST HAVE for electronics-type product manufacturing (and presumably other industry domains) where the designer specifies a specific manufacturer and manufacturer part number to be used, but the item is purchased from distributors or catalog vendors (typically because the manufacturer does not sell direct to anyone but very very large customers (e.g. Apple).