|Software Component Version||ESM ERP 606|
The Assortment Management process component covers the Retail business process assortment management for non-seasonal merchandise. The Layout Workbench within SAP for Retail is an application that supports Assortment Management .
The Assortment Management process component contains the following business process variant types:
|... Initiated From Shelf Optimization Processing (3rd Party)|
|... Initiated From ERP|
This process component communicates with other process components using the following interactions:
The following entities are part of this process component:
|Assortment In||A service interface to maintain assortment data.|
|Assortment Out||An outbound asynchronous service interface for assortment data.|
|Manage Assortment In||An interface to process individual assortments.|
|Manage Store Layout Element In||An interface to process individual store layout elements.|
|Store Layout Element In||A service interface to maintain store layout element data.|
|Assortment||An assortment is a grouping of materials which may be ordered by a store or by a wholesaler.|
|Store Layout Element||A Store Layout Element is an element of a layout presentation for a group of materials in a store. A store layout element can correspond to one or more store fixtures containing the offered materials and a placement sequence can be established within it.|
To be able to use the Assortment Management process component, you must have SAP for Retail installed.