Warehouse Management with SAP S/4HANA: Embedded and Decentralized EWM, Third Edition

  • 13h 48m
  • Aman Jain, Namita Sachan
  • Rheinwerk Publishing Inc.
  • 2022

Get your warehouses up and running in SAP S/4HANA! With this implementation guide to extended warehouse management (EWM) in SAP S/4HANA, lay the foundation by setting up your organizational and warehouse structures. Then configure your master data and cross-process settings with step-by-step instructions. Finally, customize your core processes, from inbound and outbound deliveries to value-added services and cartonization. Get the most out of SAP S/4HANA for your warehouses!

  • Configure embedded and decentralized EWM in SAP S/4HANA
  • Get step-by-step instructions for implementing key warehouse processes, from goods issue and receipt to picking and packing
  • Explore your options for integration and reporting on your warehouse
  • 3rd edition, updated and revised

In this book, you'll learn about:


Learn how to set up embedded and decentralized EWM in SAP S/4HANA with step-by-step instructions. Walk through the necessary master data settings and get detailed guidance for process-specific configuration activities.

2.Basic Processes

Move your goods into your warehouse, out of your warehouse, and around your warehouse! See what SAP S/4HANA offers for resource management, monitoring, reporting, and more.

3.Advanced Processes

Are your warehouse operations complex? From wave management and slotting to kitting and cartonization, get step-by-step instructions for configuring everything your unique warehouse needs.

Highlights include:

  • Master data
  • Warehouse structures
  • Goods receipt and issue
  • Putaway
  • Picking
  • Physical inventory
  • Monitoring
  • Shipping and receiving
  • Labor management
  • Value-added services (VAS)
  • Integration

About the Author

Namita Sachan is a senior SAP consultant at Capgemini UK with more than 11 years of experience with standalone SAP EWM, embedded EWM in SAP S/4HANA, SAP Global Trade Services (SAP GTS), and other SAP supply chain management solutions. She has worked with clients around the world in the United Kingdom, United States, and Europe. She has experience in multiple industry sectors and has worked on several SAP EWM implementation projects for mid-sized and large warehouses.

Aman Jain is a business process and architecture associate manager for Accenture United Kingdom and Ireland. He has more than 11 years of experience using SAP warehousing solutions for global clients in industry sectors such as consumer product group, oil and gas, automobile manufacturing, and communication technology. He has implemented multiple end-to-end greenfield projects for standalone SAP EWM, standalone SAP TM, embedded EWM and embedded TM in SAP S/4HANA, and other SAP S/4HANA supply chain applications.

In this Book

  • Dear Reader
  • Notes on Usage
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Warehouse Management in SAP
  • Organizational Structures
  • First Steps in Implementing Embedded EWM in SAP S/4HANA
  • Warehouse Structures
  • Master Data
  • Cross-Process Settings
  • Inbound Processing
  • Outbound Processing
  • Internal Warehouse Processes
  • Physical Inventory
  • Resource Management
  • Warehouse Monitoring and Reporting
  • Advanced Production Integration
  • Radio Frequency Framework
  • Cross-Docking
  • Wave Management
  • Slotting and Rearrangement
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Labor Management
  • Value-Added Services
  • Kitting
  • Cartonization Planning
  • SAP Dock Appointment Scheduling
  • Material Flow System
  • Integration with Other SAP Solutions
  • Service Pages
  • Legal Notes