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Extended Warehouse Management

Difference Between WM & EWM

Training Session 2 Duration Hour

Difference Between WM & EWM


SAP WM
Part of SAP ERP all releases

SAP EWM
Separate component SCM EWM or Add-on ERP New WMS product; Does not replace ERP WM Developed for large and complex warehouses with high volume & velocity Can be used in combination with ERP WM in the same landscape

Standard ERP WM product

TRM works with ERP WM

Difference Between WM & EWM


SAP WM
Warehouse planning is not flexible when planning at the detailed level No comprehensive cockpit to view the activities in the warehouse and exception handling

SAP EWM
Warehouse planning to the minute level Warehouse monitoring cockpit helps in monitoring in a sophisticated manner and can be done through different selection parameters. Slotting and rearrangement is possible

Slotting and rearrangement is not possible

Difference Between WM & EWM


SAP WM
Ware house activities are done with respect to TR and TO

SAP EWM
ASN validation and correction is possible Warehouse task and orders Internal Routing, Deconsolidation

Supports Simple Put away procedures

Kitting is not possible -stock visibility on staging area not possible

Kitting (Enhanced kit-to-order Process)

Difference Between WM & EWM


SAP WM
Supports cross docking, Transportation cross-docking not supported Conventional method of physical inventory

SAP EWM
Transportation cross dock Unload Transportation Unit Physical inventory based on various strategies, (Product-Specific and Storage-Bin Specific ) Packaging execution Returns/reverse logistics Quality inspection engine

When to Choose WM & EWM


Characteristics Highly Complex Warehouse Requirements Picking, Packing, Deconsolidation, Task Management, YM, VAS, Kitting, Slotting, Contract Packaging, Extensive Cross-Docking, RF, Automation SAP EWM SAP WM

Basic to Complex Warehouse Requirements Picking, Packing, Task Management, YM, Light VAS, Light Cross-Docking, RF, Automation
High Volume Stock Location Basic Pick / Placement Strategies

Wave Picking / Wave Management

When to Choose WM & EWM


Characteristics Replenishment SAP EWM SAP WM

Resource Management
Yard Management Value Added Services Cross Docking

Physical Inventory

When to Choose WM & EWM


Characteristics RF Screen Enhancement SAP EWM SAP WM

Deconsolidation During Put away


Slotting / Rearrangement Kitting Quality Inspection

Customer Returns

When to Choose WM & EWM


Characteristics Discrepancy Processing for Stock Transport Orders SAP EWM SAP WM

Delivery Split for Outbound Orders


EH&S Integration Serial Numbers Labor Management

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