Inventory and Warehouse Management Description

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    The ASUG Inventory and Warehouse Management SIG provides tools to help in all phases of SAP implementation. This SIG seeks to improve the overall operational efficiencies of members' inventory control, warehousing, stockroom, and distribution operations through the sharing of SAP and industry best practices, experiences, and solutions.


    This SIG acts as a key communication vehicle for SAP Inventory Management and Warehouse Management users and promotes the effective utilization of the applications by exchanging ideas and approaches for utilizing the products, sharing solutions to system and process problems, and exchanging general information in areas including:


    • Master Data Maintenance
    • Receipt, inspection, and putaway of inventory
    • Physical inventory and cycle counting
    • RFID
    • Processing for outbound shipments of goods (pick, pack, ship)
    • Optimization of resource usage in warehousing operations (equipment and people)
    • Workflow and archiving
    • General inventory/warehousing management reporting and metrics
    • Implementation of warehousing and inventory management best practices