• This course explains the most important functions for planning, purchasing, and merchandise distribution from a business perspective and the associated Customizing options.


  • Application Consultants, Business Process Owner/Team Lead/Power User



  • SAPIRTFunction Overview in SAP for Retail
  • IRT310Master Data in SAP for Retail

Course based on software release

  • SAP ERP Central Component 6.0 Enhancement Package 4


  • Planning:
    • Operational assortment planning and controlling for seasonal merchandise (in SAP NetWeaver BW and SAP Retail)
    • Open-to-buy planning
  • Requirements planning:
    • Methods and configuration for the Retail industry
    • SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
  • Purchasing:
    • Outline agreements
    • Configuring purchase orders
    • Order optimization
    • Release procedure
    • Message determination
    • Scheduling
    • Seasonal procurement
  • Merchandise distribution:
    • Allocation tables and distribution processing