Product Compliance Foundation Updates for October 2021
Living in a world of constantly changing regulations, product compliance foundation is here to keep your processes up-to-date and prevent compliance issues from happening. Beginning in October 2021, on premise customers will be able to enjoy full functionality with the Manage Phrase-Enabled Fields app and the new Manage Regulatory Graphic app. Additionally, the Regulatory Content Service for continuous delivery of phrases, translations and graphics is now online. This content is used for Product Marketability, Dangerous Goods and Safety Data Sheets. Here are links for additional information about these topics:
These new services help you improve data maintenance quality and allows the use of embedded phrases and graphics for output on documents like safety data sheets and labels. Translations for phrases and graphics (obviously the image is not translated, but text that comes with the graphic is) are included in over 20 languages.
SAP, along with our content partner, is committed to helping you keep your packaged and unpackaged products, and other material and substances compliant with all regional and international regulations for production, transport and sales. Here are the numbers for delivered compliance requirements:
- Product Marketability: 136 compliance requirements
- Safety Data Sheet: 97 compliance requirements
- Dangerous Goods: 14 compliance requirements
Continuous delivery of embedded phrase is here so you don’t have to worry when regulations change. Continuous means up to 2 times per month, directly into your S/4HANA system after security, integration and acceptance tests are completed.