In the ERP system, you have master data which includes the details of the customer, vendor, plant and shipping point which are also used by the SCM. At the time of data transfer using CIM, this data is copied to the corresponding to SCM master data. For example, the location.
The master data that is transferred from the ERP system to the SCM system consists of fields like material description, unit of measures, weight volume details, etc. The product and location master data is used in all the applications of the SCM.
An integration model is created to perform data transfer, you can define master data type and selection criteria to find the material master data. Once this model is created you need to save and execute the model. To perform data transfer to the SCM system, you have to activate the model.
In this section we will discuss how to create and update the Warehouse Product Master in the ERP and the SCM.
Let us maintain a pilferable flag in the ERP system and confirm that it was transferred to the product master in SCM.
Navigate to Easy Access → Logistics → Materials Management → Material Master → Change → Immediately.
Enter the Product number and press Enter as shown in the following screenshot.
Click on WM Execution → Continue
The next step is to select the pilferable flag filed → Enter → Yes in popup window
You will get a confirmation that the material has been changed.
To confirm that this flag is transferred to the product master in the SCM, navigate to Extended Warehouse Management → Master Data → Product → Maintain Product.
Enter the Product as shown in the previous screenshot and then check view Global data. Click on Display.
Go to the Storage tab → check if the field pilferable is flagged.
Here we will discuss on how to create a Warehouse Product Master (WPM) for a Material Record Transfer via the CIF.
Navigate to Extended Warehouse Management → Master Data → Product → Maintain warehouse product
In the next window, enter the following details −
After entering these details, click on the Create button.
Go to the Warehouse data tab and enter the following details for the product master −
After entering the details, click on the save button.