Strategic and Operative Procurement Optimization

Take your procurement into the digital future with self-service procurement and supplier networks.

Successfully Transform Your Purchasing Department

As a result of digitization, purchasing departments are being completely restructured. Numerous routine tasks can be automated or outsourced to shared service centers. Purchasers themselves will become increasingly involved in strategic matters to ensure the ability to deliver. They maintain the strategic, global business relationships with suppliers and are responsible for supplier evaluation.

This requires a change in thinking. In the highly competitive, globalized world, with all its complex value chains, supplier selection can be the difference between success and failure. Failure to deliver costs money. A supplier that does not comply with regulations can permanently damage a company’s reputation, and ultimately prove to be far more costly. New IT solutions can help businesses to make the right decisions when it comes to supplier selection.

Whether in Europe or China, purchasing conditions and processes can differ significantly. That’s why we support our customers with local experts, worldwide – and consider all country-specific particularities.

Procurement: How We Can Support You

Procurement is a highly specialized field. For this reason, NTT DATA Business Solutions experts have relevant procurement experience in a wide variety of sectors, and are regularly trained. They support companies all around the world in discrete manufacturing and the process industry, for example.

Furthermore, thanks to its close partnership with SAP, NTT DATA Business Solutions drives the development of innovative solutions and possesses comprehensive knowledge of technologies such as SAP S/4HANA.

Are You Facing Challenges in Procurement?

Benefit from global procurement

Collaborate efficiently and securely with international suppliers.

Use procurement networks and supplier evaluation

Ensure your ability to deliver and accelerate key purchasing processes.

Integrate strategic sourcing and operative purchasing

Establish end-to-end processes from supplier selection to payment processing.

Implement self-service procurement

Enable other departments to take care of special procurements to free up your procurement team.

Support the transition to SAP S/4HANA

Exploit the benefits of the new business suite for your procurement team.

World-class procurement organizations achieve 71% lower cost per order than their peers.

Source: SAP White Paper - An SAP Perspective - Procurement 2025, 2018

SAP S/4HANA & SAP Ariba – Better Together

Simplify procurement transformation by managing all your spend and suppliers with SAP S/4HANA and SAP Ariba. Benefit from easy, seamless cloud integration and make your users happy.

Learn more about SAP S/4HANA

Make Procurement Awesome with SAP Ariba

Get your spending under control and build stronger supplier relationships to negotiate better prices and optimize savings.

Learn more about SAP Ariba

Learn What Our Experts Say About Procurement

Cloud
SAP Ariba Snap: How Companies Can Benefit from Procurement Support

Jan Ammann | Jun 18, 2019

Cloud
SAP Ariba Snap: The Heart of Centralized Procurement

Jan Ammann | May 29, 2019

Global Blog
Supply on Demand: Faster Access to Supplier Data with it.vendor portal

Brandon Evans | May 23, 2019

Digital Transformation
Reach Your Digitized Procurement Peak with SAP Ariba Snap

Jan Ammann | May 07, 2019

Cloud
Electronic Data Exchange Made Easy – with it.x-EDIconnect

Raphael Stumpf | Apr 18, 2019

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