Connecting the Fragmented Supply Chain through Data

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  1. How to Integrate and Configure a Packing Station in the SAP Logistics Execution System

    Learn about the integration of a packing station in the process of delivery of goods output and settings in the SAP Logistics Execution System. Key Concept In the SAP Logistics Execution System, there may be a packing process in which dynamic packing processes are based on manual or automated criteria. These processes are managed by…...…
  2. 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…...…
  3. Navigating Supply Chain Disruptions with SAP Logistics Business Network

    We all have experienced how COVID-19 is affecting nations, governments, companies, and consumers around the world. Organizations like yours must quickly react in the short term and develop a feasible forward-looking plan to best navigate through this crisis and future unforeseen black swan events. To do so, you must get real-time insights into the extended…
  4. Exploit ERS Functionalities to Streamline Your Three-Way Match Processes

    Learn about the processes involved in evaluated receipt settlement (ERS) in Purchasing and get details about the main customizing settings to be done in the system. Key Concept Evaluated receipt settlement (ERS) is a procedure for settling goods receipts automatically. When you use ERS, you agree with the vendor that the latter will not submit…...…
  5. Exploit SAP Quality Management to Handle External Activities

    Learn about the main Quality Management (QM) functionalities relevant for external 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 QM point…...…
  6. Reduce Your Company’s Spending with SAP Active Ingredient Batch Management

    Active ingredient batch management enables you to directly process transactions using quantities of active ingredients. Learn about the process and understand the main master data and customizing details that are required to run it. Key Concept Base units of measure are the primary units of measure (stock keeping units), but alternative units of measure also…...…
  7. Standard Tools Can Eliminate Multi-Source Consignment Confusion

    See how to resolve problems related to ownership of materials that affect supply chain processes such as inventory tracking and invoicing. Key Concept Multi-source consignment refers to raw materials purchased from different vendors, but stored or mixed together in a common container, such as beverages or food items. Although it is not a best practice,…...…
  8. Outstaffing with SAP Logistics

    This article discusses the experience of using SAP logistics functionality for control the activities of external personnel in the retail industry. The SAP ERP functionality, in this case, is integrated with the SAP HR system and a supplier web portal, creating additional synergistic opportunities. This information will be valuable for consultants/architects who are tasked with…
  9. Manage Your Purchases with Configurable Products

    Learn about the processes involved in purchasing using configurable products. Get details about the master data to be maintained in the system along with the main customizing settings available for this solution. Key Concept Configurable products are useful when a company needs to purchase, manufacture, or sell numerous combinations of parts that form a product…....…
  10. Reverse Wrong Consignment Postings in Your SAP System

    Learn how to correct wrong consignment postings in your SAP system and prevent further wrong postings from occurring. Key Concept Wrong consignment postings are caused by several different factors, such as a wrong consignment info record, price, tax code, initial upload, or a goods movement. These errors can affect the entire supply chain because of…...…