Every year SAP is coming up with new innovations in warehousing management. In order to know the SAP EWM release notes  from SAP EWM 7.o to SAP EWM 9.4 , then we should login help.sap.com and see the release notes in detail.  This document is searched from the internet and all the content rights are with SAP AG. This blog post is to know the quick differences of SAP EWM release. The SAP EWM94 has been released on 12 May 2016.

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I read through many presentations from SAP and online sources and finally summarised this blog post. if you would like to know SAP EWM Releases in a simple and quicker way then read below
Look at all SAP EWM Release content in a presentation as below.

I made two sections here, one is SAP EWM until 9.1 and two is after SAP EWM 9.1

First picture illustrate SAP EWM until EWM 9.1 

Second picture illustrate SAP EWM from EWM 9.1 until 2016.

SAP EWM road map

SAP EWM 7.02

SAP EWM 9.0SAP EWM 9.1SAP EWM 9.2-01SAP EWM 9.2-02





EWM – TM Integration (via ERP)2011:
SAP EWM 7.02

ERP WM > EWM Migration Tools
• Master data migration
• Migration guide

Rapid Deployment Solution
EWM Rapid Deployment Solution
• Configuration guides
• Sample warehouse structure & master data
• Preconfigured warehouse processes
• Predefined implementation service
EWM Solution Round-offs
• Returns & claims mgmt.
• Cartonization
• Multiple GTIN/EAN
• Material Flow System – case conveyor support
• Warehouse monitor using Chrystal Reports


• Order or delivery-based planning and execution
• Warehouse execution & transportation costs
• Cancellation Scenario

Dock Appointment Scheduling
• Dock planning & workload scheduling
• Carrier appointment planning
• Un/load execution monitoring & control

EWM Solution Round-offs
• Analytics dashboards: Cross-distribution center; Top 15 KPIs
• Stock-specific unit of measure


Shipping Cockpit
• Shipping planning
• Shipping execution monitoring
Labor Demand Planning
• Advanced workload analytics
• Shift planning decision support
Solution Round-offs
• Direct EWM-TM integration
• Dock Appointment Scheduling
• Retail enhancements
• TCO / TCI reduction


Optimized Integration in Production Process

Staging & Consumption
Productions Order in EWM
EWM is leading
Work Center/RF/MES
Material Document in ERP instead of Delivery Document

Goods Receipt from Production
EWM is leading
Material Document in ERP instead of Delivery Document

Quality Management
Master data Integration
Quality Info Record
Vendor Block
Inspection before Goods receipt

Multi deep Warehousing
Reduce implementation costs and streamline process
Easily monitor and consume MFS data
Support for multi-depth storage types
Solution Round-offs
Dock Appointment Scheduling for Carriers
Extending Labor Demand Planning
RF Repacking
Zero Downtime Upgrade
Master Data Integration
Wave item clearing


Supply Chain Execution Platform
•Transit Warehousing
•Warehouse Billing

HANA Reporting
HANA Live -SAP Smart Business
•Picking Waves
•Warehouse Tasks

Extended Warehouse Management 9.4
Supply Chain Execution platform
Transit Warehouse Round Offs
Enhanced TM-SAP EWM Integration for Shippers
Warehouse Automation (MFS)
Direct PLC Communication
Industry related topics
Customer Returns (focus e-commerce)
Combined picking
SAP Fiori UI for Goods Receipt Preparation
SAP Fiori UI for Shipping Preparation
Traceability / Batch Management
Support „Batch on plant Level“
Improved RF handling for physical inventory
Enhanced RF Performance
Pick-By-Voice Enhancements

See below complete chart of SAP EWM functionalities as of now SAP EWM9.4

SAP Extended Warehouse Management
Core Processes

Inbound Processing

Storage and Operations

Outbound Processing

ASN data receiving, validationRearrangementOrder deployment
Transportation unit mgmt.SlottingRoute determination
Goods receiptInventory counts / record accuracyTransportation unit management and Shipping cockpit
Putaway bin determinationReplenishmentWave management and Work assignment
Internal routingFreight order managementPicking bin determination
DeconsolidationScrappingWarehouse order creation
PutawayKit-to stockPicking, packing, staging
Returns / reverse logisticsWarehouse BillingLoading & goods issue
Goods receipt optimizationTransit warehousingKit-to-order
Advanced returns mgmt.Direct outbound delivery
Receipt from productionProduction supply
SAP Fiori Apps Returns ClerkProduction staging and consumption
Transportation cross dockingLabor managementTask interleaving
Pick from goods receipt/push deploymentOpportunistic cross dockingExecution constraint mgmt.
Yard managementMerchandise distr. X-dockingSemi-system-guided work
Stock-specific unit of measureCrystal reports
TCO / TCI reductionAP Fiori Apps for Lean Warehouse Clerk
Supporting Areas
Warehouse MonitorPackaging specificationGraphical warehouse layout
RF / RFID enablementBatch managementTransp. integration (LES)
Quality inspectionSerial numbersClaims & Returns
Import / export integrationCatch weightMultiple EAN
EH&S integrationMaterial Flow SystemCartonization
eSOA enablementWarehouse cockpitRapid deployment package
Migration toolsDock Appointment SchedulingKPIs, Performance dashboard
Pick by VoiceIntegration with SAP TM via ERPRetail enhancements
Labor Demand PlanningDirect TM –EWM IntegrationBatch on Plant level
DirectPLC Communication

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