Variant Conditions in Purchasing using reference characteristics

MM (Materials Management), SD (Sales and Distribution)

I had opportunity and privilege to work for an automotive organization which used to manufacture ‘‘Tyres”. Any industry which has variants in their business from Sales, Purchasing and in production heavily depend on characteristics and variants of materials and inevitably ”Variant Configuration” has to be implemented. Though client was not using VC, during our system […]

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Advanced Customer Return management with Material replacement in SAP SD

SD (Sales and Distribution), SAP ERP, SAP S/4HANA

Scenario: Creating the Advanced Return order which generates the Customer RMA number automatically with specifying the details about refund or replacement of material required. Return delivery also created automatically and PGR need to be done for receiving the goods from customer then Quality Inspection team will do the inspection of the received material and release […]

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Stopping outbound delivery generation if inventory availability is insufficient. EWM PP Interface

EWM - Basis, EWM - Master Data, MAN Production Planning (PP), SD (Sales and Distribution)

Purpose: The inspiration of writing this blog is derived from below SAP community thread having discussion on why MF60 for release orders parts creates outbound delivery if even the stock availability is zero. To my curiosity, I tested it for Kanban parts, emptying card items having zero stock, delivery was successfully generated and distributed to […]

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