Case Studies

Our library of customer case studies focuses on insights, advice, and best practices. The featured case studies highlight how customers are using SAP solutions to streamline business processes, reduce errors, increase ROI, automate workflows, and more.


  1. Mohawk Industries Harness The Power of Data with SAP HANA and Red Hat

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    Hunter Douglas Gets Illumination from SAP S/4HANA Consolidation

    Reading time: 7 mins

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    Launching Platforms for Personalized, Behavioral, Customer-Centric Engagement in Banking and Insurance

    Reading time: 9 mins


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    Asia-Pacific Leads Cloud Adoption for Data Management and Warehousing

    Reading time: 9 mins

    Learn how Discovery Group recently partnered with SAP to extend its offerings to provide personalized, behavioral, customer-centric engagement, journeys, and outcomes for its members. On the insurance side of the business, Discovery Health created a unique program to incentivize healthy behavior through its Vitality brand, rewarding members for their healthy living choices. On the banking…
  2. Cameron Achieves Complete Plant-Level Visibility with SAP Business Planning and Consolidation

    Reading time: 10 mins

    In the midst of a business reorganization, Cameron, a Schlumberger Company and manufacturer in the oil and gas industry, embarked on a company-wide standardization project to simplify and streamline both its SAP ERP and reporting processes as well as eliminate manually intensive processes that resulted from disconnected legacy systems. This project involved consolidating to five…
  3. Relaxo Footwears Takes Huge Strides to Improve SAP User Management

    Reading time: 12 mins

    Relaxo Footwears Limited -- the largest footwear manufacturer in India -- produces roughly 600,000 pairs of shoes each day, which are sold through 900 distributors promoting 11 brands and 300 retail outlets in 125 cities across the country. Since implementing SAP Apparel and Footwear in 2009, Relaxo has more than doubled its SAP licenses, and…
  4. Biopharmaceutical Startup AbbVie Receives Healthy Long-Term Prognosis

    Reading time: 7 mins

    After being spun off in 2013, specialty biopharmaceutical maker AbbVie needed to unify technologies across more than 100 global sites. It rolled out SAP ERP and standardized global processes across these sites. Find out how the company developed a standard SAP global template that, after a few updates, allowed it to move swiftly and successfully…
  5. Eli Lilly and Company Continues Its Global Standardization and Automation Initiative with a Rollout of SAP Process Control

    Reading time: 11 mins

    Eli Lilly and Company, a manufacturer of human pharmaceuticals and animal health products for more than 140 years, knew it needed to change with the times. With locations around the globe, manual spreadsheets to track and monitor controls were no longer feasible. The company decided to implement a central repository to store data from a…
  6. Building Customer Success on a Global Platform

    Reading time: 12 mins

    As companies continue to transition to SAP HANA, many are shying away from on-premise deployments and instead opting to move to the cloud. These organizations, which often have a global presence and a distributed infrastructure, are looking for an SAP provider that has a global footprint and can offer consistency in architecture, service delivery, and…
  7. Automating Business Process Testing at Applied Materials

    Reading time: 8 mins

    When tasked with moving to a single SAP instance, Applied Materials, a semiconductor and display equipment leader, knew it needed a solution to deploy more projects faster with reduced manual effort. Discover how Applied Materials implemented Worksoft Certify test automation to cut test cycles nearly in half and replace thousands of manual tests while boosting…
  8. Planning Tips Scales in Stepan Company’s Favor

    Reading time: 9 mins

    As a manufacturer of chemicals that must be created according to precise plans, Stepan Company understands the importance of robust planning. So when the organization underwent a financial transformation, it took a close look at how it could update its financial planning and analysis processes. Beforehand, financial planning was performed manually, with time-consuming processes and…
  9. American Outdoor Brands Takes Aim at a New Beginning

    Reading time: 6 mins

    American Outdoor Brands Corporation (AOBC) is experiencing the beginning of a new business direction. Originally the well-known firearms company Smith and Wesson, recent success has led AOBC to rapid acquisitions, expansion into new markets, and a rebranding that reflects its broadened focus. But in order to continue this growth, AOBC needed a new IT infrastructure…
  10. McLaren Races Ahead in the Cloud

    Reading time: 8 mins

    Like most industries, auto racing is increasingly defined by what kind of data a company can generate — and analyze. As an innovative, successful racing company with a storied history to honor, McLaren Group knew that it needed to find better ways to benefit from the massive amount of data it was generating — about…