Member Insights

In the Member Insights series, SAPinsider reports on success stories from the SAP end user community. These insights highlight the strategies and actions that enterprises are taking to achieve business outcomes as a result of internal or external pressures.

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  1. Yash Technologies

    Reading time: 5 mins

    Today MSC Industrial Supply Co. (MSC) is a successful dot com business built inside of an 80-year-old company that started as a wholesale catalog distributor. Digital moves continue to support MSC’s changing customer landscape and help the business align with new ways of thinking about software. MSC’s Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer Charlie…
  2. MSC Industrial Supply Co. Retools to Meet Complex Market Expectations

    Reading time: 5 mins

    Today MSC Industrial Supply Co. (MSC) is a successful dot com business built inside of an 80-year-old company that started as a wholesale catalog distributor. Digital moves continue to support MSC’s changing customer landscape and help the business align with new ways of thinking about software. MSC’s Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer Charlie…
  3. Epsilon Builds A Single Source of Truth To Empower Marketing Effectiveness

    Reading time: 5 mins

    When a marketing and communications organization falls behind in meeting its customers’ evolving expectations, behaviors, and demands, business suffers. In connecting technology with the business, a marketing leader can improve the efficiency and effectiveness of marketing communications programs to meet customers where they live. But in going through digital transformation, marketing leaders mostly see things…
  4. Technology is Accelerating Motor Oil Group’s Deep Energy Transformation, Innovation, and Expanded Customer Experience

    Reading time: 5 mins

    Motor Oil Group (MOG) is one of Greece’s largest companies undergoing a deep transformation from pure oil and gas company to full-fledged energy supply and services company. The combination of mobility and new technologies is stated as one of the Group’s strategic priorities in transforming the fuel station of today and developing the non-fuel retail…
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    Cutting IT Support Costs Through Redesign

    Reading time: 4 mins

    Imperial Brands, one of the largest tobacco products companies in the world, saw an opportunity to reduce fraud risk and third-party IT costs by closing a gap in its segregation of duties (SoD) compliance. The gap become apparent when its auditors reported discrepancies between the company’s SoD audits and the SoD results coming from external…
  6. How Global Pharmaceutical Company Sanofi Overhauled Its SAP Security

    Reading time: 3 mins

    Facing a marked increase in cyberattacks and a complex IT and regulatory environment, multinational drug company Sanofi resolved to revamp its SAP cybersecurity infrastructure. The goal was to better detect attacks, protect mission-critical applications, streamline software deployment, and monitor security in real-time. This was no easy task as Sanofi has many different SAP platforms and…
  7. Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Unifies People Data at 134 Companies with SAP SuccessFactors

    Reading time: 5 mins

    The leadership at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) wanted more insight into their employees, and more consistent reporting on their HR functions. The goal was to create a more unified human resources approach across the more 170 companies and 90,000 employees under its umbrella. MHI turned to SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central as its core HR system…
  8. Lloyd Register Member Insight

    Lloyd’s Register Adopts SAP’s Portfolio of Cloud Solutions As The Engine to Address Uncertainty In Asset-Intense Industries

    Reading time: 5 mins

    At a time when uncertainty appears to be steering the ship amid a disrupted marketplace, asset-intensive industries are looking to accelerate digital transformation. But in navigating rough waters, they face many challenges in relation to aging infrastructure, evolving global supply chains, and meeting sustainability demands of customers. Lloyd’s Register, one of the world's leading providers…
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    Best-of-Breed Business Intelligence for Improved Agility

    Reading time: 5 mins

    Whenever two or more companies merge, an extensive list of technical difficulties soon follows. The challenges include integrating systems, databases, and applications and enabling synchronization of information between organizations. For Ferrara – an emerging North American powerhouse in sweet snacking that recently acquired Nestle’s U.S. Confection and Kellogg’s Cookie, Cones, and Crust business, including Keebler…
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    Retail Finance Transformation to Drive Innovation

    Reading time: 4 mins

    To keep ahead of the rapidly shifting retail marketplace, Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) launched a transformation initiative designed to modernize the company’s core business processes to give employees better access to data in real-time at all levels of the organization. The initiative began as a program to replace its custom legacy ERP system with SAP…