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Stock Consolidation: Batch Consolidation


Stock consolidation allows you to form full stock-keeping quantities from partial quantities of stock. With this feature, you can consolidate stock of the same material but with different batch numbers.

Technical Details



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Application Component


Available As Of

SAP S/4HANA 1909

Additional Details

You select the batch criteria that you want to match, and then you get proposals of partial stock to consolidate.

You can choose from the following batch criteria:
  • Country of Origin

  • Best-Before Date (BBD) or Shelf Life Expiration Date (SLED)

  • Vendor Batch

  • Manufacturing Date

  • Next Inspection Date

  • Status of Batch

You can use the fields in the batch master or, if you define your own batch classification, you can include the standard SAP characteristics in your custom class.