Warehouse Management with SAP EWM

  • 8h 36m
  • Balaji Kannapan, Hari Tripathy, Vinay Krishna
  • Rheinwerk Publishing Inc.
  • 2016

Configure and run your warehouse business processes with this guide to SAP Extended Warehouse Management. Start by learning the ins and outs of SAP EWM setup: defining organizational structures, working with master data, and configuring settings. Then move on to business processes: goods receipt, goods issue, internal movement, shipping and receiving, and labor management. Get the most out of SAP EWM!

  • Improve warehouse productivity from inbound processing, to storage and operations, to outbound processing
  • Configure SAP EWM for business-specific requirements
  • Integrate SAP EWM with SAP ERP, GTS, EHS Management, and more


Find out how to map organizational structures, model the layout of your warehouse, and handle master data to successfully execute warehouse activities.

Business Processes

Learn the details of inbound and outbound processing, shipping and receiving, inventory, quality management and monitoring, RF frameworks, and labor management.


Discover how to integrate SAP EWM with both SAP ERP and other applications such as SAP Business Warehouse, SAP Global Trade Services, SAP RFID, and more.

  • Configuration
  • Warehouse structure
  • Master data
  • Internal movements
  • Warehouse monitoring
  • Quality management
  • Cross-docking
  • Material flow systems
  • Kitting
  • Goods receipt and issue

About the Authors

Balaji R. Kannapan is a solution architect with HCL Technologies and has more than 13 years of experience with SAP Supply Chain Management solutions. He has designed and implemented several projects for SAP Extended Warehouse Management and is considered an authority in this space. Balaji lives in Texas, USA with his wife, Sangeetha, and two children, Sudharsan and Smitha.

Hari Tripathy heads the SAP SCM, CRM, and Industry Solutions practices at HCL Technologies. With six SAP certifications in various supply chain areas, Hari has worked on more than 50 SAP supply chain projects in over 20 countries, and has been working with SAP EWM since 2005. Hari is based out of Bangalore, India.

Vinay Krishna is a EWM solution consultant with HCL Technologies with expertise in warehousing for the CPG industry. He is an engineer with an MBA in supply chains and an EWM certification from SAP. He is based out of Bangalore, India.

In this Book

  • Introduction to SAP Extended Warehouse Management
  • Organizational Structure and Definition
  • Warehouse Structure
  • Master Data
  • Cross-Process Definitions
  • Integrating SAP Extended Warehouse Management with SAP ERP
  • Inbound Processing
  • Advanced Production Integration
  • Outbound Processing
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Physical Inventory
  • Internal Movements
  • Warehouse Monitoring
  • Radio Frequency Framework
  • Labor Management
  • Quality Management
  • Value-Added Services
  • Cross-Docking
  • Material Flow System
  • Kitting
  • Dock Appointment Scheduling
  • User Maintenance and Archiving