Introduction to Warehouse Management

Warehouse management overview in SAP R/3

Organization Data

Warehouse Structure

Warehouse Master Data

WM Material master view

Organization Data

Define Warehouse structure

Warehouse number

Storage type

Storage section

Storage Bin

Picking Area

Storage unit

Quant etc..

Master Data

Material Master

Storage bin

Transfer Requirement

Create Transfer requirement automatically

Create Transfer requirement manually

Create Transfer requirement for storage type

Create Transfer requirement for material

Posting change notice

Create Posting change notice – PCN

Transfer Order

Number Range for TO

Create TO w.r.t Transfer Requirement

Create TO w.r.t Posting change notice no

Create TO w.r.t Storage unit

Create TO w.r.t Material document

Create TO w.r.t Inbound delivery

Confirm the Transfer Order

Cancel the Transfer Order

Set Up Auto T.O. Creation for TR’s and PCN’S

Put away Strategies

Next to empty bin

Addition to existing bin

Bulk storage

Fixed bin strategy

Picking Strategies

Shelf life expired


Stringent FIFO


Warehouse Management Business Scenario’s (MM)

Goods Receipt processing with inbound delivery

Goods receipt processing without inbound delivery

Goods issue with outbound delivery

Goods issue for internal consumption

Stock transfer Scenarios

Storage unit management

Define storage types with storage unit management

Put away and Picking strategies with Storage unit management

Create Transfer order with storage unit number

Physical Inventory

Create Physical inventory record

Enter count results

Clear the difference in WM

Clear the difference in IM

Warehouse movement types

Define reference movement types for WM

Assign reference movement types to WM movement types

Define WM movement types

Search Strategies

Storage type search strategies

Storage section search strategies

Storage bin type search strategies

Batch Management in WM

Condition Tables

Access Sequence

Strategy Types

WM Batch Search Procedure

Batch Status in WM

Characteristics and class

SLED In Batch in WM

Manual And Automatic Batch Display In WM


WM with QM

WM with PP

WM with SD