We are looking to replace purchasing processes from R/3 MM to EBP because of user friendliness issues. One of our processes includes a purchase requirement, after approval, that creates a STO (stock transport order) for the materials to be supplied and transported from the warehouse (R/3 plant) to the requestor.
Can I intervene in the BADI that creates the PO in R/3 from the EBP shopping cart, so that an STO is created instead of a regular PO from a supplier? Is this dependent on the classic or extended classic scenario?
In order to create an STO from a shopping cart, use the BBP_CREATE_PO_BACK BADI definition with method FILL_PO_INTERFACE.
As SRM does not provide any functionality for STO POs, these POs need to be created in the SAP R/3 back end. You have to implement the classic scenario for this process to work.
Also, think about the check status updates.
Dig Deeper on SAP supplier relationship management software
Related Q&A from Sachin S. Sethi
An SAP SRM user is looking to update an SRM URL process when implementing or changing a catalog in a live environment in SAP SRM.continue reading
An SAP SRM user wants to know how to set Confirmation and Invoice as the default options in a limit-order shopping cart.continue reading
An SAP user wants to know the benefits of implementing SAP SRM, and if it's necessary to also implement SAP BI, XI and MDM at the same time.continue reading
Have a question for an expert?
Please add a title for your question
Get answers from a TechTarget expert on whatever's puzzling you.