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 Retail, Instore Food Prod. 2


Technical Data

Technical Name of Business Function


Type of Business Function

Enterprise Business Function

Available As Of

Enhancement Package 4 for SAP ERP 6.0

Technical Usage


Application Component


Directly Dependent Business Function Requiring Activation in Addition

Retail (EA-RET)

Operations, Enterprise Services 3 (LOG_ESOA_OPS_3)

You have installed the following components as of the version mentioned:

Type of Component


Is Needed Only for the Following Features

Software Component

EA-RETAIL 604, SAP_APPL 6.04, ECC-SE 604

SAP Enterprise Services

See below

This functionality enables you to connect store-internal production systems to SAP Retail. The data exchange occurs by way of services that are assigned to the business function.

You can use the following new operations in the process components Merchandise Management, Price Master Data Management and Physical Inventory Processing:

  • Process component Merchandise Management:

    • Request Merchandise Replication as Bulk: This operation enables you to perform mass transfers of article data, including prices.

  • Process component Price Master Data Management:

    • Create Procurement Price Specification: This operation enables you to create purchase conditions in SAP ERP.

  • Process component Physical Inventory Processing:

    • Request Physical Inventory Count: This operation enables you to transfer a request for execution of physical inventory count.

    • Create Physical Inventory Count: This operation enables you to create a spontaneous physical inventory count in SAP ERP without a reference to an inventory document.

    • Change Physical Inventory Count based on Physical Inventory Count Confirmation: This operation enables you to transfer and post inventory count results for existing inventory documents into SAP ERP from external systems.