Supply Chain Resiliency with Dan Cicerchi

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  1. 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…...…

  2. 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…...…

  3. Optimize Your Transportation Process with this SAP TM Primer

    Reading time: 17 mins

    Get a sneak peek into the enhanced features available in SAP Transportation Management (TM) 6.0. Explore how SAP TM can benefit and streamline your transportation processes. Key Concept SAP Transportation Management (TM) 6.0 is a new system for managing transportation processes. Currently in its Ramp-Up phase, SAP TM covers a broad range of transportation functions…...…

  4. Planning with TP/VS: The Third Pillar of Transportation Management

    Reading time: 23 mins

    See how Transportation Planning/Vehicle Scheduling (TP/VS) enhances and complements the SAP Logistics Execution System solution and takes transportation planning to the next level with full integration into the document flow. Key Concept Transportation Planning/Vehicle Scheduling (TP/VS) supports any transportation process in a company. It helps the transportation planner in daily tasks with automatic tools, such…...…

  5. Supply Chain Visibility Using SAP Transportation Management and SAP Event Management

    Learn how to achieve end-to-end transportation visibility using SAP’s supply chain execution platform. Key Concept SAP’s transportation visibility process is enabled by SAP Transportation Management (SAP TM) and SAP Event Management. SAP TM acts as a transaction data system providing business documents for execution, whereas SAP Event Management provides a transportation monitoring framework for these…...…

  6. Plan Complex Shipments Using Transportation Leg Planning

    Learn a step-by-step procedure for configuring transportation legs across the supply chain, planning for these shipments, and determining the costs involved with a real-life example. Even though transportation leg planning is well integrated with various SAP modules, in most companies this activity is handled in bits and pieces by the logistics, sales, and finance teams…....…

  7. Take Control of Inbound Transportation

    Reading time: 18 mins

    See how to configure your SAP R/3 or mySAP ERP Central Component system for inbound transportation. These eight configuration steps also help prepare you for future use of advanced transportation tools, such as Transportation Planning and Vehicle Scheduling. Key Concept A shipment document, generated in the transportation solution in R/3 or mySAP ERP Central Component…...…

  8. Leverage Transportation Analytics to Solve the Logistics Puzzle

    Transportation organizations face pressure to develop lean operations to stand out among a crowded field of competitors, and are continually looking at more efficient ways to keep up with evolving customer demands while providing clear insights into all transportation processes. Keep up with how many organizations are modernizing transportation processes, including leveraging analytics for significant…

  9. Optimizing Supply Chain Visibility with SAP Transportation Management

    Obtaining transparency across today’s rapidly evolving and highly complex supply chain is essential in establishing a streamlined, cooperative, well-oiled supply chain machine. However, there are many organizational challenges to overcome, such as a persistent reliance on manual tendering processes, inability to ensure timely interactions with carriers due to a lack of an effective collaboration platform,…...…

  10. 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…...…