Configuring Kanban in SAP ERP MM and PP

Configuring Kanban in SAP ERP MM and PPDreaming of a lean inventory management system? Discover how implementing Kanban in SAP ERP MM or PP can help you pull only the stock you need. From the basic concepts of Kanban through configuration, customization, and reports, this guide will ensure that you get the stock you need, when you need it. Replenishing in repetitive and discrete industries has never been more efficient!

  • Employ the Kanban principle for lean manufacturing
  • Configure and personalize the Kanban method in SAP ERP MM and PP
  • Replenish using Kanban cards for production, procurement, and stock transfer

What You Will Learn?

Implement Kanban in SAP ERP Materials Management or Production Planning to help you achieve lean inventory management by pulling only the stock you need. Configure storage locations, supply areas, statuses, and alerts, and then set up Kanban-specific master data. Walk through the replenishment processes and learn how to evaluate and report on Kanban to ensure the most efficient process!

About the Author of This SAP PP Book

Jawad Akhtar is an SAP logistics and supply chain management expert with a focus on business sales and delivery. He earned his chemical engineering degree from Missouri University of Science and Technology in the United States. He has 20 years of professional experience, 14 of which have been spent working with SAP systems. He has experience working on several large-scale, end-to-end SAP project implementation lifecycles, including rollouts. He works with SAP clients to help them identify root causes of business issues and address those with the appropriate SAP products and change management strategies. He now focuses on next-generation SAP products such as SAP S/4HANA, SAP IBP, SAP Ariba, and SAP Hybris.

Akhtar is also a technical advisor to SAPexperts, an ASUG speaker, and a contributor to SearchSAP, where his “Ask the Expert” column shares real-life lessons and best practices gleaned from SAP implementations, ways to avoid common project pitfalls, and features of various SAP products that solve key business issues.

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