SAP

Alternative Items Mapping



In SAP cross selling is used to create alternative products.

Transaction codes:

  • Create cross-selling (VB41)
  • Change cross-selling (VB42)
  • Display cross-selling (VB43)

For more information about how to create alternative products in SAP, see 'Alternative Products'.

Use the /SANAECOM/: Alternative Items Mapping table to map data types to the condition types that are used for alternative items.


Alternative Items Mapping

Alternative items are used to add similar or related items, like accessories, and build relationship between the alternative items and the original item.

In the web store the alternative items are shown on the product details page, under the general product information. Alternative items can be shown by four in a group.

The table below provides description of the fields in the /SANAECOM/: Alternative Items Mapping table.

Field Description
Data type Enter the type of alternative items. These can be alternatives, related items or mix & match. You can enter any name. You can create as many types of alternative items and map them to the SAP condition types as needed.
Condition Type The SAP condition type that is mapped to the data type of alternative items. You can use any condition type for cross selling available in your system.

Alternative items can be grouped using the above mentioned types and shown in the web store.

By creating cross-selling (VB41) in the SAP system you can build a relationship between the alternative items and the original item.