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Logistics processes in manufacturing companies are focused on issues related to sales and distribution, as well as with production planning, materials management and supply. The process of production planning is one of the most important in the entire logistics chain. Launching a new product is preceded by a number of sub-processes. In the case of the company presented in the article, the process to start with is the status definition process. The paper presents a model of the status definition process for a new product in basic data management system -SAP. To design the status definition process presented in the paper a dedicated IT tool (ARIS Platform) was implemented.