Suitable for long/medium-term planning, with an aim to streamline a company’s ‘Sales and Operational Planning, SOP’ is a forecasting tool enabling you to set up sales, production, and other supply chain targets based on existing, future, or historical data. SOP is most suitable for planning finished goods, and not for material component planning. SOP plans […]
While a Variant BOM groups together several BOMs that describe different objects (for example, different models of a car) with a high proportion of identical parts, a Multiple BOM groups together several BOMs that describe one object (for example, a product) with different combinations of materials for different processing methods. The Variant BOMs are supported […]
Definition: Independent requirements and dependent requirements are the two main types of requirements you encounter when configuring SAP planning. This is what they are: Planned Independent Requirements (PIR) Planned Independent Requirements are planned production or sales quantities that are based on some sort of forecast procedure (e.g. Material Forecast or S&OP procedure). These numbers are […]
Master Production Schedule (MPS) : MPS operates within only one level of the BOM, While MRP can be utilized throughout all levels of a material?s BOM. If a MPS is run on a material, the necessary orders are planned at that level. Dependent requirements (if any) are placed on the next BOM level down, and […]
Overview: The objective of this paper is to provide the SAP PP consultant with a step-by-step guides at configuring the SAP PP Shop Floor Control module. It is structure in the form of howto-do configurations method. When you do the SAP configuration, sequence is not really important as long as all the PP Shop Floor […]
PP Bills of Material Guide PP – Capacity Planning PP Component Short Description PP PDC Interface PP KANBAN PP – PI-PCS Interface: Linking of Process Control PP – Production Orders
Bill of material form an important component of the Production Planning SAP PP module. In many SAP interviews candidates are asked to explain the concept of Bill of material. Q). What is a Bill of Material BOM in the SAP Production Planning PP module?