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Logistics Network Solutions

Connect and collaborate with your logistics network to maximize the distribution strategy and comply with regulations

Maximize your distribution strategy and increase transparency across your logistics network. SAP solutions can help you:

  • Investigate rates and negotiate the best freight contracts
  • Connect all participants of the logistics network
  • Track shipments, assets, and serialized items
  • Increase throughput of goods
  • Make better use of transportation assets

Solution Capabilities

Included Capabilities

Sense and Respond to Logistics Insights

Track and manage by exception all in-transit inventory, including efficient hub logistics collaboration

Gain visibility into the location and condition of your goods and assets along the entire supply chain with SAP software for logistics insights. Quickly identify and address issues when they occur with in-transit tracking and collaboration. Use this insight to make focused decisions to lower costs and eliminate excess inventory and costly firefighting. Enable collaboration between hub operators and carriers to optimize throughput, reduce wait times, and increase process automation.

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Strategic Freight Management

Help ensure optimized transportation services through efficient carrier-shipper collaboration

Forecast and assess transportation requirements as a customer or shipper, request bids from carriers for transportation needs, and negotiate contracts with SAP solutions for strategic freight management. Investigate the best rates, and help ensure compliance for lower spend, full cost transparency, and better service-level predictability. As a freight forwarder, determine the best rates you can provide for transportation service needs and then negotiate and agree on a freight contract.

SAP Transportation Management

Item Serialization and Product Traceability

Serialize item traceability as the right foundation for product compliance

Offer full visibility into the lifecycles of serialized products. Our item serialization and product traceability software can help you:

  • Commission and encode tags to GS1 EPCIS and other standards and automate material handling with auto-ID technologies
  • Track products across multiple systems on item or aggregate (case/pallet) levels
  • Identify potential roadblocks and support fast  improvements in customer service
  • Expedite recalls and facilitate compliance with traceability directives

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