SAP EWM manages stock in stock types. System shows current stock situation on storage bin level. In every warehouse the physical stock located either in the warehouse bins or dock/staging areas. So in this way SAP EWM stocks had either “in Putaway” or “in Warehouse” with attributes like unrestricted, quality and blocked stocks. A means of subdividing storage location stock or special stock. The SAP EWM stock type gives an indication of a material’s usability.
The ERP storage locations are derived for different purposes of stocks availability like AFS (available for sale-goods available), ROD (received on Dock-goods in putaway). Based on our business requirements we can also configure storage location for cross-dock stocks and Returns. (more…)