Supply Chain Management SIG (SCM)

Wednesday 18th April 2012 at 9:30am - 9:30am


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This SIG will be on Transport Management 8.0.

Kim Peartree from Rocket Consulting will present Centralise your transport costs, optimise your visibility, and improve financial control with SAP TCM (Transportation Charge Management). Understand and take control of your transport costs including base transport charges, fuel surcharges, demurrage, stop offs etc.  Create a central point of reference for your costs and categorise expenditure into key areas to facilitate and improve the charge management process. Expand the visibility of charges by carrier; understand the pricing mechanisms and compare agreements  (internally and externally).  Use the capability to improve contract negotiations and drive the next level of efficiency into your transport operation.

Lyndsey Wick from Kuehne + Nagel Drinks Logistics will present KNDL. An overview of how the KN Drinks Logistics business operates in the UK. And a look at how they use SAP and a view of the KNDL IT landscape. They will also look at KNDL’s use of non-SAP solutions to manage a fleet of over 150 Primary and 300 Secondary vehicles across the UK. As well as a look at some of the opportunities that still exist for the future. Finally they will wrap up with how KNDL are approaching the task of servicing our customers and the venues during the 2012 Olympics.

Simon Bishop, SIG chair & Adam Cundell from the User Group will present What is Customer Connections?

Ian Scott from SAP will discuss Transport Management, why it’s important and development direction for SAP. Transport Management 8.0 has been recently enhanced and there is a major new release scheduled for June.  This session will look at business environment, benefits cases from customers, relevant industries and the direction in which SAP is developing the product.

Stephen Hollier from SAP will discuss SAP Innovation Value Management. SAP Value Engineering plays a key role in driving innovation and value management at customers.  Learn about our Innovation Value Academy, Benchmarking and Business Case development tools.  Understand how these tools can be used to deliver value in the business and IT functions at organisations ranging from small and medium companies to global enterprises.

Event Resources

Transport Management, why it (2.10 MB)
SAP Innovation Value Management - Stephen Hollier - SAP (1.26 MB)
Centralise your transport costs, optimise your visibility, and improve financial control with SAP TCM (Transportation Charge Man (2.22 MB)

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