Decentralised Procurement With the SAP ERP Shopping Cart

For the procurement of C-parts and infrastructure material SAP has created a solution with the Self-Service Shopping Cart, which is also available in SAP ERP from release 6.0 EHP on.

The staff manage their own shopping carts, and can track the procurement process right through to receipt of the materials. Through user-defined approval workflows, the automated procurement of C-Parts is made possible.

Features at a Glance

  • Links to any supplier catalogues (OCI) to select the required materials
  • Cross Catalogue Search function in suppliers catalogues and also in the SAP material master
  • Flexible design of approval procedures
  • Simple Overview including progress updates for the requester
  • Flexible follow-on document creation (reservations, Purchase requisitions (BANF / Order)