Create Package Instructions(Handling Unit) for Reference Material in EWM
Today I would like to provide you quick explanation of the process Auto Handling unit create from reference product packaging specification level 1.
In my warehouse, We will receive hundreds of materials daily without any information like weight, height, volume, etc., and create material master data only.
When we create a Purchase order for new material, we need a Handling Unit will be created for inbound delivery in the EWM system.
For general scenario required packaging specification of the product but we don’t have packaging specification.
We will follow the below approach to creating a handling unit based on the reference product of packaging specification.
Once you followed the steps you will learn how to create an auto handling unit with the reference product.
Below are the Configuration steps in EWM
1. Define Condition Table
In SPRO –> Extended Warehouse Management –> Master Data –> Package Specification –> Determination Packaging specification –> Define Condition Table
In this IMG activity, you define packaging specification dependencies.
Create a condition table and assign fields like Supply chain Unit, Reference Product and Order type.
2. Define Access Sequence:
SPRO –> Extended Warehouse Management –> Master Data –> Package Specification — > Determination Packaging specification –> Define Access Sequence
The access sequence is a search strategy for determining records for packaging instruction condition types.
Enter Access Sequence is ZIBD and Description is like Inbound Delivery HU
You can define the condition type Pack in Shipping and assign packaging specifications to this condition type.
4. Determination Procedure
SPRO –> Extended Warehouse Management –> Master Data –> Package Specification –> Determination Packaging specification –> Determination Procedure
Determine the procedure for creating the handling unit using packaging specification level pack material.
Select the procedure and click on Elements determination and Add below condition type and save
Maintain Master data:
Create New product: 9742-MAT1
In Warehouse Product, Maintain reference product which is has packaging specification.
Note:9742-MAT1 does not have packaging specifications and was created as a dummy.
Create inbound delivery of the 9742-MAT1 product
Delivery distributed successfully to EWM
Click the Handling Unit tab
Handling Unit Created successfully based on reference product of packaging specification.
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