Course announcements

  • The training SAP S/4HANA for fashion & vertical business, Overview transfers know-how of the fashion scenarios and features based on SAP S/4HANA for fashion & vertical business and prepares you to participate in project blueprint discussions. This course comes with a lot of hands- on to support the theoretical lessons.

Goals

  • This course will prepare you to:
  • Explain the overall processes and functions for vertical fashion companies covered by SAP S/4HANA for fashion & vertical business.
  • Use the application creating the master data and running transactional process chains.

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Process Architect
  • Business Process Owner/Team Lead/ Power User
  • Enterprise Architect
  • Executive
  • Help Desk/CoE Support
  • Industry Specialist
  • Program/Project Manager
  • Solution Architect
  • User

Prerequisites

Essential

  • SAP129– SAP Navigation (or similar)
  • Extensive experience with Retail and/or Wholesale business processes

Recommended

  • None

Course based on software release

  • SAP S/4HANA on premise edition 1809 FP00

Content

  • Course Introduction
  • Describe the specifics of the vertical fashion businesses and current challenges
  • Explain the overall business process overview
  • Describe the overall SAP solution and its architecture
  • Master Data
  • Map the organizational structures of the enterprise
  • Outline the features of the material group hierarchy
  • Describe the features of the article hierarchy
  • Explain how the master data records for vendors and customers are structured in SAP S/4HANA for fashion & vertical business
  • Explain the difference between the different business partner categories and roles
  • Distinguish between the plant categories “distribution center” and “store”
  • Create variant-creating characteristics
  • Specify characteristic values and maintain characteristic value conversions
  • Create a new material master
  • Describe the features of material type and material categories
  • Outline reference handling within material master data
  • Identify some specific material master data relevant for SAP S/4HANA for fashion & vertical business
  • Outline the definition of assortment and listing
  • Core Concepts
  • Explain the difference between logical a physical segmentation
  • Name some examples for segmentation
  • Create characteristics for segmentation
  • Set up segmentation
  • Outline where in the material master segmentation is relevant
  • Consider all aspects concerning season
  • Create purchasing and sales windows on different levels within season workbench
  • Explain season determination in documents
  • Perform season mass processing
  • Learn about the overall structure of functionality that belongs to the advanced ATP.
  • Explain in more details how availability is determined during order creation
  • Explain the concept of backorder processing
  • Explain, how demand selection and sorting is performed in BOP
  • Explain, which SAP Fiori Apps are available for BOP set up and execution
  • Explain, how the results of a BOP run can be evaluated
  • Run and monitor backorder processing
  • Describe the concept of product allocation (PAL) in the framework of advanced ATP
  • Explain the SAP Fiori apps, needed to use PAL
  • Planning
  • Describe the material requirements planning (MRP) process within SAP S4HANA fashion & vertical business
  • Outline the purpose and usage of MRP
  • Create and maintain object Planned Independent Requirements (PIR)
  • List elements of MRP planning
  • Explain MRP enhancements for segmentation and supply assignment (ARun)
  • Maintain corresponding master data settings
  • Execute MRP
  • Analyze the results from MRP
  • Purchasing
  • Outline the importance of the source of supply determination in the overall process
  • Outline the purchasing process
  • Explain purchase order functionalities
  • Explain purchsing contracts
  • Explain and create flexible purchasing contracts
  • Outline the subcontracting process
  • Create subcontracting purchase orders
  • Wholesale Sales
  • Explain the most important features of an SAP sales order
  • Name the enhancements of SAP S/4HANA for fashion & vertical business which can be used in a sales order
  • Describe the basic features of the available to promise check ATP
  • Name preceding and successor documents of sales orders
  • Explain the sales document overview feature
  • Explain the main components of the purchase-to-order handling in SAP S/4HANA for fashion & vertical business
  • Explain the main components of the third-party order handling
  • Name the four main steps of customer consignment
  • Explain the features of a rush order
  • Explain features of fashion contracts in SAP S/4HANA for fashion & vertical business
  • Explain multi ship-to order
  • Explain features of this special fashion functionality
  • Merchandizing Distribution (Retail Allocation)
  • Describe the overall process of retail allocation
  • Create allocation tables in reference to purchase order and from the available stock
  • Elaborate on the functionalities available for managing the allocations
  • Execute the follow-on process steps of retail allocation
  • Elaborate on the functions in the area of collective purchase orders
  • Create the collective purchase order
  • Explain the retail specific merchandise distribution concept
  • Inbound Logistics
  • Describe inbound processing processes
  • Explain what a movement type is
  • Explain valuation in case of stock segmentation
  • Explain scenarios in inventory management
  • Explain the stock overview
  • Explaining special stock types in inventory management
  • Explain the vendor consignment scenario
  • Explain invoice verification, online and in the background
  • Logistics Execution
  • Explain supply assignment basics
  • Check release in in the insight to action (ITA) tool
  • Other features of the insight to action (ITA) tool
  • Explain the supply assignment drop report
  • Perform supply assignment cross settings
  • Undo supply assignment
  • Perform supply assignment in subcontracting
  • Explain the most important features of an outbound delivery
  • Name the enhancements which can be used in an outbound delivery
  • Name preceding as well as successor documents of outbound deliveries
  • Explain the results of the goods issue
  • Billing
  • Explain the most important features of an invoice
  • Name the enhancements of SAP S/4HANA for fashion & vertical business which can be used in an invoice
  • Explain the document flow to FI
  • Price Management
  • Outline the elements of the condition technique within SAP
  • Explain price determination in sales orders
  • Describe price determination in purchase orders
  • Describe retail pricing functionality
  • Explain 1- and 2-Step price calculations
  • Outline how to maintain different prices for different colors of the same generic material
  • Value Added Service (VAS)
  • Configure VAS types and procedures
  • Configure VAS determination in sales documents and purchase orders
  • Create VAS condition records
  • View VAS in sales orders and purchase orders
  • Create VAS manually in sales orders and purchase orders
  • Application Variants
  • Explain how the usage of application variants is enabled for sales and purchase orders
  • Merchandizing
  • Describe the function of promotion maintenance
  • Explain how to set up a promotion
  • Explain bonus buy
  • Outline the subsequent processing functions within the promotion
  • Explain the basic principles of the replenishment and store order functions
  • Explain replenishment monitor and follow-on document generation
  • Store Operations
  • Describe the SAP In-Store Merchandise and Inventory Management (SAP In-Store MIM) solution and its functions
  • Identify the benefits of SAP In-Store MIM and SAP Fiori for Retail In-Store Merchandising