Supply & Demand Planning scenario describes an integrated planning process that is executed on a medium to long term basis including the elements of flexible planning, standard SOP, long term planning, material requirement planning and
Very often I have seen there are discussions on ATP check, committed quantity, problems with ATP check in production/planned order, ATP check with replenishment lead time, sales order confirmation and delivery, material availability date etc.
SAP system has been developed by taking consideration of all the customers and industries. It’s not necessary that all the functionalities will be useful for everyone. However, if I want to keep my system healthy
In certain industries, like steel, cable, paper, and textile industries, the same operations are used to manufacture different products. These operations may include producing a melt, continuous casting, and hot and cold rolling. Or in
Nearly in all manufacturing environment there would be some or other form of rework. I) Rework Production Order-Stock-Procured material This scenario is executed when material which are bought out from vendor are found faulty. These
In some industry sectors (for example, diary/meat, pharmaceutical, chemical, steel, or paper industry sectors), the composition or attributes of products vary to some degree. Therefore, you cannot use a fixed conversion factor to convert quantities
Often, many industries like FMGC, chemical, pharmaceutical, etc use multiple similar resources to manufacture a product. E.g. A plant has many mfg bagger, or filling lines with identical capacities. A product is chronologically said to