Delivering Business Impact with SAP IBP

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  1. SAP Integrated Business Planning for Sales and Operations: Q&A on How to Optimize Demand and Supply Planning and Increase Profitability

    Reading time: 24 mins

    When it comes to your supply chain, accuracy, efficiency, swift and informed decision making, and timely responses and adjustments to market and business changes are critical — but a lack of communication between sales, marketing, finance, and operations can be a significant impediment to these goals. The ability to effectively and simultaneously evaluate data from…...…
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    Delivering Business Impact with SAP IBP

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    SAP IBP is an essential component of the broader SAP S/4HANA ecosystem and has been purpose-built to help businesses of all types manage complex supply chains and streamline operations across various levels. Each module within the solution features a standardized data model, which provides real-time visibility of the supply chain. This real-time view can be…
  3. Meet Demand-Driven Scheduling Requirements with SAP ERP and SAP APO: Q&A on When to Use Which for Enhanced Supply and Production Planning

    Reading time: 31 mins

    SAP ERP and the production planning and detailed scheduling (PP/DS) and supply network planning (SNP) components of SAP Advanced Planning and Optimization (SAP APO) offer functionality that can be utilized in a variety of design options to optimize production plans and provide greater visibility into your inventory management, but when do you use which? Especially…...…
  4. Promotion Planning SAP IBP

    Promotion Planning and Management with SAP IBP

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    Demand forecasting was highlighted as a key challenge in SAPinsider’s recent research Supply Chain Planning in The Cloud. The quality of forecasts also plays a key role in inventory management, which has emerged as another key focus area for SAPinsiders. We will also publish a research report focused on this specific topic of inventory management…
  5. AWS Supply Chain SAP IBP

    Will AWS Supply Chain Compete With SAP IBP?

    Reading time: 5 mins

    Among many other features that SAP ICP has for integrated demand planning, inventory management is a critical one. Respondents highlighted inventory management as one of the key focus areas in our recent research on supply chain planning in the cloud. With the increased complexities in the supply chain and the severe disruptions that many supply…
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    SAPinsider Vegas 2023 Session: Extending SAP IBP Capabilities with AI

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    SAP pioneered building an enterprise’s integrated view and innovated the first enterprise systems, allowing organizations to break the system silos between internal functions. While the initial avatars of the SAP ERP were complex, the advantages of having an enterprise-wide system were many for organizations. One was the capability to build visibility into enterprise-wide processes and…
  7. SAP IBP

    SAP IBP 2302 Release Enhancements

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    SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP) is a leading supply chain planning tool. SAP makes regular enhancements to update the solution. SAP released the latest version of SAP IBP in February 2023. This article reviews some key enhancements in the 2302 SAP IBP release. This content is available to (General or Premium) members. Sign in or…
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    Best Practice Demand Forecasting with SAP IBP

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    Contributing Editor: John Yuva, SAPinsider Demand Forecasting with SAP IBP Robust is a difficult term to define. It’s something that is useful for the organization, something that makes sense. A robust demand forecasting process must be able to handle variances in demand and enable control of your supply chain — with the intent of avoiding…
  9. How to Implement SAP IBP – Best Practices and Pitfalls

    Click Here to View the Session Deck For companies looking into the implementation of SAP IBP, there will be a lot of uncertainties and questions. Attendees will get answers to questions like: How do I ensure that the SAP IBP implementation becomes a true business transformation and not just a “buttons and features” implementation, or…...…
  10. Case Study: Learn how Arla Foods integrated SAP IBP Demand Sensing in Short-term Demand Planning

    Demand sensing is a concept for capturing and modelling various big data demand signals into intelligence to foresee short-term sales demand patterns and demand changes to proactively adapt your operational supply chain planning. Reduction of scrap, increased customer service levels, lower inventories, improved replenishment decisions and reduced time spent by the planners are the business…