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  • S4IRT provides a high-level overview of the SAP for Retail solution portfolio, and it describes the basic concepts as well as typical retail business processes within SAP S/4HANA Retail for merchandise management. There are many exercises, allowing you to discover the system’s features and functions. This course uses the SAP Fiori frontend, and briefly introduces you to the SAP GUI as well.

Course information

  • Unit 1: Introduction
    • Providing the Solution & Process Overview
  • Unit 2: Basic Concepts
    • Understanding Organizational Structures
    • Exploring the Business Partner, Retail Sites, and Article Groupings
    • Distinguish between the site categories "distribution center" and "store"
    • Explain the use of merchandise category and article hierarchies
    • Introducing the Retail Article Master
    • Understand how the article master is structured in SAP Retail
    • Use the SAP Fiori app manage product master data
    • Name article creation and maintenance options
    • Introducing Assortment Management
    • Describe the meaning of listing
    • Understand the layout workbench
    • Generate an assortment list
    • Executing Retail Pricing
  • Unit 3: Requirements Planning from Supplier to Distribution Center
    • Performing Requirements Planning
    • Setting Up Purchase Order Management
    • Display a contract and create a contract release order
    • Maintaining Order Confirmation and Goods Receipt Process in a DC
    • Post a goods receipt in the warehouse
    • Executing Logistics Invoice Verification
    • Performing Condition Contract Settlement
  • Unit 4: Replenishment Planning for Stores
    • Explaining Store Connection with POS Sales
    • Learn about SAP POS Data Transfer and Audit
    • Running Replenishment Planning
    • Distinguish between the two inventory management types in replenishment planning
    • Explain the basic principles of the "Replenishment" and "Store Order" functions
    • Executing the Goods Issue Process in a DC
    • Posting Goods Receipt in a Store
  • Unit 5: Store Operations
    • Managing Retail Store Operations
    • Selling to Customers – Sales Order
    • Create and process sales orders for stock reduction and direct customer delivery
    • Performing Physical Inventory
  • Unit 6: Retail Promotion with Merchandise Distribution
    • Performing Promotion Planning and Subsequent Processing
    • Name the most important functions of the allocation table
    • Executing Merchandise Distribution
    • Generating a Collective Purchase Order
  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Participate in high-level discussions on the SAP for Retail Solution Portfolio
    • Describe and use typical retail functions and business processes in the SAP Retail system
  • Application Consultant
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Process Architect
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Change Manager
  • Data Consultant / Manager
  • Development Consultant
  • Industry Specialist
  • Program/Project Manager
  • Solution Architect


  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office and Internet browsers


  • S4H00
  • Basic Retailing Knowledge
  • SAP S/4HANA Retail for merchandise management, Release 2021 FPS0
  • This course does not cover Customizing settings. Please be aware that the training materials are available in English only.

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