Publication Materials are first-class ByMe citizens, which strongly differ from Products with a Material representation.
|Product with a Material representation||Publication Material|
|API||GET /products/||GET /materials/|
|Main usage||Commercial Product||Material configuration option|
|Example||Oak hardwood flooring, sold by square meter.||Black leather, Tan leather, used as configuration options on a Product|
|Representation content||A pure texture, for shapeless products such as floors, walls, worktops: their shape is actually determined by the application and needs not be provided by the Range Manager||A pure texture, which will be applied on the chosen shape (usually a mesh publication within a BM3 3D asset)|
|Main attributes||Full set of:|
|Reduced attribute set: Name, description, brand, tags.|