Supply Chain Planning

In eras of disruption and constant change, sales and operational planning becomes both important and challenging. Modernizing your overall planning capabilities is essential to maintaining competitive advantage and meeting your customer needs. Content in this track provides strategies, best practices, and solution roadmaps to help guide you in upgrading your supply chain planning game from sales and operational planning to forecasting, demand management, inventory planning and demand-driven replenishment. Learn how to use critical supply chain analytics and predictive capabilities to use what if analysis and improve your overall supply chain responsiveness. Practical tips and best practices will help you optimize your use of existing SAP ECC planning capabilities, Advanced Planning and Optimization (APO), and consider migration to SAP Integrated Business Planning (IBP) and other cloud-based planning solutions.

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  1. Deloitte Corporate logo image

    Deloitte

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    As a company operating healthcare facilities, Johns Hopkins Health Systems (JHHS) faces heavy regulations and must operate 24/7 with no downtime. JHHS Affiliates used to manage all inventory on non-SAP software. At the time, JHHS struggled to share all the information across its supply chain units and manage inventory in a way that guaranteed the…
  2. Case Study: Johns Hopkins improves inventory management

    As a company operating healthcare facilities, Johns Hopkins Health Systems (JHHS) faces heavy regulations and must operate 24/7 with no downtime. JHHS Affiliates used to manage all inventory on non-SAP software. At the time, JHHS struggled to share all the information across its supply chain units and manage inventory in a way that guaranteed the…
  3. Navigating Supply Chain Disruptions with SAP Logistics Business Network

    We all have experienced how COVID-19 is affecting nations, governments, companies, and consumers around the world. Organizations like yours must quickly react in the short term and develop a feasible forward-looking plan to best navigate through this crisis and future unforeseen black swan events. To do so, you must get real-time insights into the extended…
  4. Operational Intelligence for Order Fulfillment in a Post-COVID World

    Order Fulfillment is a critical aspect of operations in most companies. Hiccups in your supply chain can impact this significantly. Keeping your supply chain resilient in the face of global uncertainties and unexpected disruptions requires a fresh approach. Continuous intelligence about your supply chain that enables optimized decision making and automation of outcomes is key.…
  5. Part 1: Introduction to IBP

    This session provides an in-depth examination of the planning modules in SAP Integrated Business Planning for Supply Chain (IBP) — including demand planning, inventory optimization, supply and response, sales and operations planning (S&OP), Demand Driven Replenishment, and control tower — and deep-dives on the cross-functional process of S&OP to illustrate the tools capabilities. Through lecture,…
  6. Learn how Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company Reduced SAP Product Launch Cycles by 56%

    Before implementing a cohesive automation solution for its SAP launch processes, Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company needed to maintain disparate legacy solutions, some of which could not be updated to meet changing business needs. This situation slowed down product launches and made it difficult for business teams to get visibility into launch status. These factors, along…
  7. Brighthouse Financial Accelerates User Provisioning Cycles image

    Exploring Synergies between Operations Research (OR) and Machine Learning (ML)

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    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, SAPinsider   The Great divide ! If you are an active resident of analytics land, you know that Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) tools are the new bosses in town. Every tool, technology and technology solution around you is trying to incorporate them in their…
  8. Deloitte Corporate logo image

    Deloitte

    How can you navigate relentless disruption and the uncertainties that tomorrow will bring? By becoming a more kinetic enterprise, an intelligent enterprise that is built to evolve—adapting fast and moving with impact no matter what the future throws at you. Deloitte understands what it takes—and how you can deliver results with SAP solutions enabled by the cloud. Each day across the globe, our team of more than 23,000 professionals works with industry leaders to reimagine everything, realize the kinetic enterprise, and unleash cloud-enabled innovation to make an impact that matters.  Contact us to get the conversation started.

  9. QuickBase

    Quickbase is a low-code platform that increases agility of operationally intense organizations by providing real-time visibility and automation across complex processes & siloed systems.

  10. accenture

    Accenture and SAP combine people, technology and industry excellence to take enterprise transformation to the next level. Together, we create powerful change, and accelerate the path to value for our clients. We have a more than 40-year relationship and go-to-market collaboration on SAP S/4HANA, SAP C/4HANA, sustainability, Industry X, SAP Industry Clouds and SAP Business Technology Platform. We work with SAP from product innovation, to development and delivery of industry-specific solutions. More than 70,000 SAP practitioners bring unmatched global expertise across the full SAP portfolio and intelligent technologies such as applied analytics, big data, IoT, machine learning, blockchain and cloud.