Maximizing SAP Supply Chain Performance with Reveal

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  1. How to Manage a Distribution Plan in a Supply Chain Model in SAP APO When Supply Exceeds Demand

    Learn the process flow and understand the various strategies you can use to carry out deployment of supply elements (receipts) in SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization (SAP APO) when the total supply is greater than the available demand. Key Concept Deployment basically determines which distribution requirements can be met by the supply (receipt elements). Deployment…...…
  2. Synchronize Multiple System Projects with Customizing Distribution and Customizing Scout

    Manager Learn how to use the SAP Solution Manager Customizing Scout and Customizing Distribution functions to synchronize global configuration settings in a system landscape consisting of SAP ERP Central Component, SAP Supply Chain Management, and SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse. The synchronization of configurations across a system landscape makes system maintenance easier and more efficient. Key…...…
  3. Enable a Tax-Efficient Supply Chain in SAP ERP

    Reading time: 14 mins

    With increased focus on international markets, companies running SAP are continually looking to better manage the flow of goods in a tax-efficient way to help grow their business and improve their bottom lines. Find out some best practices and financial considerations when distributing goods in international markets. Key Concept To reduce costs when distributing goods…...…
  4. Manage Large Contracts with Ease Using Lean Distribution

    Reading time: 5 mins

    Discover how you can improve the performance of large contracts in which revenue is distributed across rights dimensions using lean distribution. SAP introduced lean distribution to allow your system to store the revenue distribution line items in the set IPM_REVDIST instead of using the billing plan functionality to store distribution information. Key Concept With the…...…
  5. Exploit SAP Quality Management to Handle Subcontracting Activities

    Learn about the main functionalities relevant for subcontracting activities during the production process in the case of discrete manufacturing, using the materials management (MM), Production Planning (PP), Quality Management (QM), and Financial Accounting (FI) modules. Follow details about the main customizing settings to be done in the system from a financial point of view. Key…...…
  6. Run Setup Jobs in Parallel and Minimize Production Downtime When Using the Logistics Extraction Cockpit

    Running a setup job through the Logistics Extraction Cockpit requires that you to turn off your logistics application. It is therefore important that the job run as quickly as possible. The fastest way to complete the setup job is to break it up into parts and run those parts in parallel. The authors show how…...…
  7. Yes, You Can Use Top-Down Distribution with Account-Based CO-PA

    Discover how to use the top-down distribution functionality in account-based profitability analysis (CO-PA) so that you can review reports on a more granular level — for example by customer, product, sales region, and so on. This is particularly useful where the original posting cannot be made at that level of detail. With this functionality, you…...…
  8. Use Top-Down Distribution in CO-PA to Report Overhead Costs at Lower-Level Characteristics

    Discover top-down distribution functionality and execution in day-to-day operations with two business examples. The first explains the allocation of expenses from cost centers to material groups through profitability analysis (CO-PA) assessment, with material group being a higher-level characteristic. The second explains how to distribute these expenses, posted through CO-PA assessments, from material group to material…...…
  9. Improve Customer Service by Enhancing the Integration of CRM and ECC Logistics and Billing

    Most companies have established their logistics and billing processes in their SAP ERP Central Component (ECC) systems. Since understanding customers better has become a key strategy, many organizations are now also using SAP CRM to improve and analyze customer experience, interaction, and satisfaction. Integrating the two systems gives companies the option to maintain their solid…...…
  10. Improve Your Company’s Revenues with ATP in Sales Using SAP SD

    Learn about the processes involved in sales using Available-to-Promise (ATP) functionality. Read details about the main master data to be maintained in the system along with the main customizing settings available for this solution. Key Concept The Available-to-Promise (ATP) quantity is calculated from the warehouse stock, the planned inward movements of stock (production orders, purchase…...…