Goals

  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Participate in high-level discussions on the SAP for Retail Solution Portfolio
    • Describe and use typical retail functions and business processes in the SAP Retail system

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • Data Consultant
  • Development Consultant
  • Industry / Business Analyst Consultant
  • Project Manager
  • Developer
  • Business Process Owner/Team Lead/Power User
  • Industry Specialist
  • Solution Architect
  • Business User
  • Super / Key / Power User

Prerequisites

Essential

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office and Internet browsers

Recommended

  • SAP01SAP Overview
  • Basic Retailing Knowledge

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP Central Component 6.0 Enhancement Package 7

Content

  • Navigation
    • Log on to the SAP system
    • Name and use the elements on the SAPGUI screen
    • Use different personalization options
    • Use F1- and F4 Help menus
    • Customize the Local Layout
  • Introduction
    • Describe the SAP Retail Portfolio on a high level
    • Understand the strategic options of SAP Customer Activity Repository (SAP CAR) and SAP Fashion Management
    • Explain the meaning of SAP HANA and the deployment options for S/4HANA
    • Describe the processes covered in this course
  • Basic Concepts
    • Name the main organizational structures in SAP Retail
    • Distinguish between the site categories “distribution center” and “store”
    • Explain the use of merchandise category and article hierarchies
    • List the different article categories in SAP Retail
    • Understand how the article master is structured in SAP Retail
    • Describe the meaning of assortments and listing
    • Learn how inventory is managed in SAP Retail
    • Explain the valuation of articles and specify the various valuation procedures
    • Point out the features of sales price valuation
    • Explain the purchase price determination process in SAP Retail
    • Explain the differences between one-step and two-step calculations
    • Use the retail pricing function in SAP Retail
  • Requirements Planning from Vendor to Distribution Center
    • Describe the requirements planning process
    • Explain special requirements planning procedures
    • Trigger a planning run
    • Create a purchase order manually
    • Use Order Optimization functions
    • Create a contract release order
    • Maintain Order Confirmations
    • Create a goods receipt in the warehouse
    • Describe the procedure and process flow for invoice verification in SAP Retail
    • Name the options for manual correction
    • Perform invoice verification in the system
    • Display a condition contract and check the current business volume
    • Simulate / Perform a settlement run
  • Replenishment Planning for Stores
    • List the store connection options
    • Simulate a Point-of Sale (POS) sales transaction
    • Learn about SAP POS Data Management / SAP CAR’s POS DTA
    • Distinguish between Replenishment and Rapid Replenishment Planning
    • Make a distinction between the two inventory management types in replenishment planning
    • Explain the basic principles of the “Replenishment” and “Store Order” functions
    • Use the parameter overview and the replenishment monitor for replenishment planning
    • Explain the necessary and optional steps of the goods issue process at a DC
    • Name the documents generated during the goods issue process
    • Describe the SAP In-Store Merchandise and Inventory Management (SAP In-Store MIM) solution and its functions
    • Name the capabilities and benefits of SAP In-Store MIM and Fiori for Retail In-Store Merchandising
    • Post a store goods receipt using SAP In-Store MIM
    • Explain the structure of an SD sales order
    • Create and process sales orders for stock reduction and direct customer delivery
    • Perform a store physical inventory
  • Retail Promotion with Merchandise Distribution
    • Plan a promotion in SAP Retail and trigger the follow-on functions
    • Name the most important functions of the allocation table
    • Explain the advantages of merchandise distribution by means of cross-docking
    • Between goods receipt and goods issue in the DC, use the merchandise distribution monitor to perform the most important steps in merchandise distribution
    • Post goods receipt in the store
    • Describe the special features of a collective purchase order