EMEA Area Logistics Services Provider Information

Depending on the services or business operations you perform, you may see some or more of the following impacts from the EM Standup Project

Logistics Operations Impacts for Carriers

Logistics Operations Impacts for 3PL Service Providers

Logistics Operations Impacts for Carriers

Carrier Notification Content and Transmission:

  • Carrier notification details and structure remain the same except the notification will be sourced from the new SAP Client PRM658.
  • Current method of delivery for carrier notification (fax, email, EDI) remains the same but will be sourced from the new SAP Client PRM658.
  • A Date/Time Stamp as well as the SAP Client PRM658 will now appear in the footer of the Carrier Notification form. This is new functionality to help identify the SAP client where the shipment is sourced.

Operations

  • Shipment number range will change when migrating to SAP Client PRM658. The new shipment number range will be 48000000 to 49999999.

Cut over procedures:

  • As of the implementation date, you will receive a cross-reference file of shipment numbers from the new client PRM658 which replace shipments that had not yet been goods issued in the original SAP Client PRD500.
  • Your IT systems must be prepared to handle this shipment cross-reference file so that drivers will arrive at the loading facilities with the new shipment reference numbers.
  • More details to follow concerning the timing of these activities and the layout of the shipment number cross-reference file.

Logistics Operations Impacts for 3PL Service Providers

Operations

  • Shipment number range will change when migrating to SAP Client PRM658. The new shipment number range will be 48000000 to 49999999.
  • As of the implementation date, you will receive access to the new SAP Client PRM658.

Cut over procedures:

  • As of the implementation date, you will receive a cross-reference file with order, delivery and shipment details.
  • You must be prepared to update your ERP system with your new EDI partner code (DUNS) to receive messages from the new SAP Client PRM658.
  • More details to follow concerning the timing of these activities and the layout of the cross-reference file.