The Quality Management (QM) module of SAP is integrated within the supply chain.
The module offers you the ability to helps companies to set up their business processes in such a way that the desired quality standards can be met. The QM module offers all ingredients to realize a total quality management system. This can be achieved because it is integrated within several other SAP modules such as Materials Management (MM) , Sales and Distribution (SD), and Production Planning (PP), Customer Service (CS).
For example, the follow features are available:
- Inspection planning
- Basis data
- FMEA (Failure Mode Effects Analysis)
- Inspection lot processing (inbound, intern, production, outbound)
- Result recording
- Sample management
- Stability studies
- Test equipment management
- Audit management
These integrated functions offer many possibilities. For some of these topics you can find information on this site. If you have not been able to find information about a specific topic you are looking for, please contact us. We are happy to answer any of your questions.
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