Plan to Product

Drive superior performance with SAP ERP Plan to Product processes

Streamline the entire manufacturing process – from planning and scheduling, to sequencing and execution, to analysis – by leveraging our SAP ERP software that supports ERP Plan to Product processes. As a result, you can improve efficiencies, lower costs, deliver higher-quality products, and boost margins. Deliver the right products to the right place, at the right time Respond to demand volatility by accelerating the planning process and facilitating fast changes Identify and fix problems using real-time tracking and analysis Reduce manufacturing costs, ensure high product quality and regulatory compliance

Production Planning

Integrate and optimize production plans and schedules to eliminate waste and meet delivery schedules and customer expectations. Coordinate manufacturing operations at the enterprise and local levels Adjust plans and schedules with the enterprise and suppliers Improve the management of material requirements, receipts, and material logistics

Manufacturing Execution

Deliver real-time updates on production key performance indicators (KPIs) for quick decisions and optimized usage of production assets. Reduce work in process, and ensure more predictable and shorter cycle times Build and maintain complete as-built records and manage exceptions Address non-conformance with integrated quality and compliance controls Measure operational performance and quickly react with necessary adjustments

Inventory and Warehouse Management

Automate the procurement process and integrate resource planning to reduce manual labor and increase efficiency. Manage the procurement of direct and indirect goods and services Optimize the procurement process to streamline purchase of goods and services Establish transparency across end-to-end outbound logistics operations Make informed inventory management decisions based on real-time and historical data

Product and Project Management

Plan, manage, and monitor product innovations and efficiency to reduce failure rates and cost overruns on projects. Gain insight into project cost, time, scope, and quality performance Integrate a variety of simultaneous activities when implementing projects Manage projects from initiation to closure, along with HR and financial performance Minimize project delays and prevent business interruptions

Maintenance and Quality Management

Enable closed-loop quality management to prevent deficiencies—and improve processes to drive quality control. Support a total maintenance and quality-management approach Enable closed-loop quality planning, execution, improvement, and collaboration Maintain operations and ensure optimal asset usage and uptime