with the latest Feature Pack 2 of SAP CAR 3.0 Application Bundle 2, the key SAP Retail omnichannel innovations have seen new capabilities, including performance, extensibility and usability improvements. All innovations are now supporting SAP S/4HANA 1709 (on premise).
1) Omnichannel Article Availability and Sourcing (OAA)
A new SAP Fiori app "Manage Sources" was introduced to enable personnel to block or unblock individual sources and maintain the pick-and-pack capacity of a source.
The app "Manage Sourcing Networks" features new building blocks, e.g. to balance the DC capacity by considering the free picking capacity.
Filter sources by free capacity
Exclude sources by type
Sort sources by type
Sort sources by free capacity
Sort sources by area-based priority
In addition all SAP Fiori apps "Manage Sourcing Networks", "Manage Sales Channels" and "Manage Sourcing Strategies" have seen usability improvements, including drop-down lists, wizard improvements, and the like.
Product groups, an alternative to simple product groups – exclude products or product hierarchy nodes from product groups, use product groups in mix-and-match offers, offers with incentives, and packaged offers
Offer status – affect the transformation of offers into OPP promotions (released or canceled)
Location-specific outbound processing – generate IDOCs for a specific location, which then receives only the relevant promotion information
Performance improvements in high-load conditions
Improved extensibility of the promotion pricing service
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