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How to manage suppliers with the same name?



How to manage suppliers with the same name?

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Supplier name is an important attribute for preventing duplicate suppliers and maintaining data quality in your supplier base. When creating new suppliers, it is required to have a unique supplier name to prevent duplication. In addition, duplicate supplier names returned in search results or LOVs can create difficulty for end users when trying to select a specific supplier. However, many companies have use cases that require creating some distinct suppliers who share the same name for legal and processing requirements. The solution for managing these duplicate supplier names is to use the Alternate Name field in the supplier profile. Use


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