Enhancing the Efficiency and Sustainability of Global Supply Chains with Descartes

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  1. Global Assignment of Employees in SuccessFactors Employee Central

    Learn how to configure the Global Assignment functionality in SuccessFactors Employee Central, focusing on how to maintain both home and host assignment records for any employee who is on a global assignment. Also learn how to automate the end of Global Assignment (versus having to do it manually) and how to set up manager permissions…...…
  2. How to Integrate Warehouse Processes with SAP TM for a Shipper Scenario

    Learn how to set up the integration between SAP Transportation Management (SAP TM), SAP ERP Central Component (ECC), and SAP Extended Warehouse Management (EWM). When a customer places an order to transport a product with pickup from a warehouse, end-to-end process integration between warehouse operations and execution, transportation planning, and the freight settlement (based on…...…
  3. Tips for Implementing Basic Management of Global Employees in SAP ERP HCM

    Reading time: 17 mins

    Global projects or companies with an expatriate population that plan on activating the Management of Global Employees module should pay special attention to the extra level of effort needed regarding process changes, configuration, and customizations. Management of Global Employees allows global implementations to have a separate record per country assignment related to a global ID…...…
  4. End-to-End Supply Chain

    Enhancing the Efficiency and Sustainability of Global Supply Chains with Descartes

    Reading time: 7 mins

    In the current business environment, marked by intense competition, escalating customer expectations, frequent resource shortages, and significant economic challenges, it’s imperative for organizations to effectively manage their supply chains. This requires a holistic strategy, incorporating efficient delivery, improved customer experience, fleet optimization, strict cost management, and enhancing the performance of both drivers and vehicles. At…
  5. Ease Supply Chain Planning with APO Transportation Lanes

    APO allows you to create and maintain lanes of transportation for your own facilities as well as those to and from your suppliers and customers. It also provides the tools to determine the most cost-effective way to transport materials. This overview explains the technology and provides some great tips for using it. Key Concept The…...…
  6. System Tips for a Global SAP Payroll Strategy

    Learn how to meet the common challenges that arise with deploying SAP payroll systems in multiple geographies and countries. See how to use your SAP ERP HCM and payroll functionality to standardize the implementation process across countries, but also to continue to meet local requirements. Key Concept SAP offers payroll solutions in more than 50…...…
  7. Avoid Global Implementation Pitfalls with a Well-Defined, Strategic Global Template

    Execute an SAP HR global implementation template with these guidelines. Prevent common implementation pitfalls by creating a balance between competing needs, such as reporting, security, and scalability. Key Concept Global templates define and explain the technical and functional data elements and processes necessary for supporting a global HR system. The template incorporates global and local…...…
  8. Considerations for Defining an SAP HCM Global Template

    Reading time: 10 mins

    During a global SAP ERP HCM implementation, you first need to define a global template that clearly documents the global design and assists future rollouts with accelerated delivery and design principles. Explore many of the challenges you might face when defining a global template. Understand key definitions and what type of project deliverables can feed…...…
  9. A Look at Some Enhancements Under the SAP Transportation Management Hood

    Learn about major enhancements introduced in SAP Transportation Management (SAP TM) 9.1 that will help in managing transportation process across industries. Find enhanced transportation planning functionality that enables you to efficiently manage truck loads. Find out how functionalities such as the collaboration portal and strategic freight procurement enable close collaboration with your partners. Discover how…...…
  10. Integration Aspects of Global Available-To-Promise: The Integration of SAP SCM and SAP ECC Necessary to Implement Global ATP

    Learn about the key integration points between SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM) and SAP ERP Central Component (SAP ECC) required to effectively implement Global Available-To-Promise (Global ATP). Understand the configuration and master data elements that can influence this integration and learn about the potential impact of Global ATP on the order fulfillment processes. Key Concept…...…