Transportation and Warehouse Management for the Digital Age

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How to Optimize Supply Chain Execution

New trends and technologies have an impact on supply chains across all industries. To meet the higher expectations, companies are under pressure to reduce planning cycles and find new ways to eliminate supply chain complexity. This calls for comprehensive and flexible supply chain planning to ensure faster responses.

Companies require effective warehouse management, transportation management and logistics execution systems. At the same time, they need to manage an extended supply chain where all planning and supply chain execution processes are seamlessly connected. This necessitates the sharing of live information throughout the supply network. Real-time IT facilitates this collaboration, helping enterprises prepare for any eventuality.

NTT DATA Business Solutions Has Over 30 Years’ of Experience in SAP Implementations and an In-depth Knowledge of Cross-industry Business Processes and IoT Scenarios.

NTT DATA Business Solutions: Bringing Innovation to SCM with Best-of-Breed Solutions

With highly integrated solutions for transportation management and warehouse management, NTT DATA Business Solutions ensures an optimal interaction of the individual supply chain areas, warehouse logistics, transportation management systems and track & trace.

As keen innovators with a close relationship to SAP, we are involved in the development of new SCM solutions from the outset. What is more, we are present in 24 countries around the globe, meaning you can rely on our expertise and round-the-clock support wherever you are.

VIKING Life Saving Equipment A/S

Our turnover has grown by almost 10 percent, but we handle it with the same staff resources, and we have simultaneously reduced our overtime

Tina Isen, Global Shipping Manager, VIKING

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Are You Facing Business Challenges in Supply Chain Management?

New business processes

Modern trends such as omnichannel commerce are forcing businesses to rethink their supply chain planning and warehouse management.

Higher customer expectations

Customers in the digital age are more empowered and informed than ever. Companies now have to meet rising expectations.

Greater focus on efficiency

Speed is key in the digital age. The on-demand economy necessitates faster processes, which modern technology facilitates.

Increased supply chain complexity

To overcome supply chain complexity and unpredictability, companies need to share real-time information throughout the supply network.

A growing need for flexibility and scalability

Just like manufacturing processes, transportation management needs to be flexible and scalable to adapt to periods of high and low demand.

Shorter planning cycles

Businesses are under pressure to accelerate planning cycles. Real-time IT can help companies plan effectively and remain competitive.

Modern Tech for Increased Supply Chain Efficiency

In addition to posing several challenges for supply chain management, the digital age presents a number of opportunities. For example, millennial employees are demanding access to intuitive user interfaces – such as those of smartphones and tablets – in the workplace. Embracing these devices encourages a more flexible, mobile workforce. It also helps employees learn new processes more quickly, potentially reducing the amount of time and money companies must dedicate to training.

Meanwhile, other technology such as automated conveyor systems and logistics tools can raise productivity and quality standards in warehousing. Furthermore, innovations like robotics and augmented reality can assist in manufacturing operations, increasing overall supply chain efficiency.

Learn more about our Internet of Things (IoT) expertise

Experience Our View on Digital Transformation

Get to know why Digital Transformation will be the key for your future success. It is not about just replacing old technology with new capabilities, it is about transforming the way we think and act. Join us on the journey to the digital age. Let’s start right now.

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Optimize Your Warehouse Management with Digital Twins

In this video, Wolfgang Möller gives a lecture on the concept of digital twins as applied to the product lifecycle management of a warehouse. Be inspired by our digital twin scenario, providing a view from all parties involved: the manufacturer, the operator, and the maintenance provider.

Transform Your Business with NTT DATA Business Solutions’ Supply Chain Management AddOns

NTT DATA Business Solutions has developed a wide range of solutions to enhance and expand you IT landscape and supply chain processes.

All of our SCM AddOns are designed to meet the requirements of a connected and digitalized world and help to simplify and monitor your supply chain processes. The solutions cover areas such as smart supply chain planning and logistics, efficient delivery and goods management, optimized warehouse management and advanced transportation management.

Visit our AddStore to learn more about our supply chain management AddOns and what we can do for your business processes.

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mobilcom-debitel Is Convinced by it.x-press from NTT DATA Business Solutions

mobilcom-debitel is the largest wireless network provider in Germany, shipping up to 10,000 items per day. Thanks to it.x-press developed by NTT DATA Business Solutions, mobilcom-debitel needs less personnel, delivers about 10% more daily output, and reduced its error quote significantly.

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How Our Customers Benefit from Us

Boughey Distribution

The it.mx customer portal's comprehensive range of functions brings direct benefits, allowing customers to easily process and manage orders, and book in and manage their goods. It makes the process of monitoring, analysing and overseeing stock levels simple, with the ability to produce regular KPIs.

Malvern Panalytical

Malvern Panlytical were convinced that if the project was delivered successfully, they would benefit by reducing transactional processing overheads from their supply chain, whilst reaping the benefits of better collaboration with their suppliers, communicating in real-time.

VIKING Life-Saving Equipment A/S, Esbjerg, Denmark

Before the company had to get all the information from the SAP system and eight employees in the shipping department entered the data manually into the transporters IT systems. Now the data transfer to UPS, Fedex and Danish Freighters is almost fully automated.

Solution Brief
Accelerate Business by Automating Your Transportation Management Processes

Many companies still manage master data maintenance and customization manually. This is time consuming and changes are not maintained as fast as the lead times change, which leads to incorrect lead times, delayed delivery of goods and poor delivery performance. NTT DATA Business Solutions’ it.top solution ensures data quality and saves time in the IT department.

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More Useful Insights into Supply Chain Management

It’s All a Matter of Proper Planning – Discover How to Balance Supply and Demand
 
It’s All a Matter of Proper Planning – Discover How to Balance Supply and Demand

Get an overview of challenges while planning and managing global supply chains and learn how to master them.

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It’s More Than a Sum of Its Parts – How to Put Consistent SCM into Practice with Supply Chain Execution
 
It’s More Than a Sum of Its Parts – How to Put Consistent SCM into Practice with Supply Chain Execution

Ensure a consistent flow of goods through maximum transparency of logistics with supply chain execution and NTT DATA Business Solutions.

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Enter New Dimensions with Our IoT and Mixed Reality Scenario
 
Enter New Dimensions with Our IoT and Mixed Reality Scenario

A revolution for work, creating lots of added value by allowing technicians to act with free hands while being guided by the Microsoft HoloLens glasses.

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Working Together with Numerous Different CEP Providers and Forwarding Companies?
 
Working Together with Numerous Different CEP Providers and Forwarding Companies?

Time to think about full integration of your shipping process into your ERP – with our solution it.x-press it will become child’s play for you.

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New Challenges and Potentials of Omnichannel E-Commerce
Solution Brief
New Challenges and Potentials of Omnichannel E-Commerce

B2B commerce has radically changed as buyers expect the same experience as they encounter as retail consumers. Find out how organizations can profit from developments and create value.

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Learn What Our Experts Say

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Digital Factory: Finding the Optimal Tracking System for Logistics

Harald Rodler | jul 28, 2021

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Serialization Supply Chain Challenges Series: Why Supply Chain Processes in Pharmaceuticals Become Increasingly Complex

Robert Klauss | jun 08, 2021

Global Blog
Enhance the Quality of Your Drug Products with an Internal Cold Chain Solution

Edgar Fischer | jun 08, 2021

Digital Transformation
Digital Opportunities in B2B – The Intelligent Hazardous Materials Warehouse as a Blueprint for Sustainable Service Solutions

Dries Guth | jan 25, 2021

Artificial Intelligence
Safer, More Efficient Cold Chain Management with RPA

Danny Groothuis | okt 29, 2020

Global Blog
SAP S/4HANA Release 2020 – What You Need to Know

Mersun Sezer | okt 09, 2020

Global Blog
Hazardous Materials Management: How to Minimize Risk and Optimize Your Processes

Domenika Reinhold | aug 14, 2020

Global Blog
How to Improve Sales and Operations Planning with Ready-to-Run Solutions for SAP IBP

Dr. Michael Galla | jul 29, 2020

Global Blog
From SAP APO to SAP S/4HANA and SAP IBP

Dr. Michael Galla | jun 02, 2020

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