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Setting up Units of Measure for Manufacturing

Units of Measure 

Units of Measure represent a unit in which your items can be represented - such as a Pound, an Each, a 50LB/Case, etc.  

Field Name 



Length, Area, Volume, Weight, Time, Piece, Packing, and Other

Item Units of Measure 

Item Units of Measure are where we define the Units of Measure used for a particular item.  

For Standard Manufactured Items, this is likely to be a Packing Unit of Measure, such as a Case or an Each. 

When dealing with Batch Manufactured Items, the Unit of Measure must be a Batch Unit.  Read Setting up Units of Measure for Batch Manufacturing for more information.

Field Name 



The item that you are defining measurement for.

Unit of Measure

The unit of measure you want to use on that item. 


The number of Base Unit of Measures within one of these.  

Create Item Units of Measure

You can create new Item Units of Measure for any Item by navigating to the item and clicking the New button at the top of the Item Units of Measure section.  

You may also open the App Launcher and search for Item Units of Measure. Click on New to create a new Item UOM.

Read Setup Items for more information.

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