This page contains the main information about Outline Agreements
Outline agreement concept.
Scheduling Agreement and Contract.
About Outline agreement
Outline agreements are processes or documents used to allow a company to plan the business processes with customers/vendors for a certain period of time, under specific conditions.
They play an important role in nearly all business processes. Customers and vendors agree on the goods to be provided under certain conditions and within a specific period of time. Outline agreements steramline business processes for both partners in a business relationship.
In SAP System, there are various sales document types that represents different ouline agreements. The standard SAP System contains a range of different document types that can be used directly or copied as template.
The two main Outline Agreements are Scheduling Agreement and Contracts:
SAP Note: 923104 - FAQ: Composite SAP note - most critical probs w/ sch. agreem
SAP Note: 761677 - Order with product units of measure with contract reference
SAP Note: 63568 - Copying: Quotation/contract in sales document
SAP Note: 53098 - VA01 - list of open outline agreements/quotations
SAP Note: 68836 - Open quantity determined incorrectly
SAP Note: 52875 - Unit and currency for reference to contracts
SAP Note: 902040 - Contract is blocked with delivery schedule
SAP Note: 207031 - Open quantity is displayed incorrectly
SAP Note: 923103 - Update termination when you save the scheduling agreement
SAP Note: 601525 - Scheduling agreement can be copied to order