SAP EWM and SAP TM Integration Settings

How to integrate SAP Extended Warehouse Management (SAP EWM) Transportation Execution to SAP Transportation Management.

Both SAP EWM and SAP TM are part of the Supply Chain Execution Platform. Customer orders and delivery orders are generated in SAP ERP. The transportation planning is done in the SAP TM. The result of the planning is a freight order. This freight order is directly transferred to SAP EWM.

SAP EWM is responsible for operations like picking, packing, and staging from the warehouse. The goods are loaded to the truck. Once loading is complete, the transport is ready for execution and sent back to SAP TM. In SAP TM, the execution is done. After successful execution, the freight order is settled in SAP TM.

How to Configure settings to enable integration between SAP EWM and SAP TM

SAP TM must be configured to perform the following tasks:

SAP EWM and SAP TM Integration Settings

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Pick-to-Ship Cycle Time

Pick-to-ship cycle time is the number of hours from when an order is released to be picked until the time the order has been shipped. This cycle time represents elapsed time to pick an order, prepare for shipping and place with the carrier. It does not include the time in transit from shipment until delivery to the customer.