SAP SCM - Benefits
Using Supply Chain Management in SAP, an organization can achieve the following benefits in a distributed environment −
Reduce accounts receivable collections with better visibility into the AR process, aging, and extension of credit and consequently, help to reduce the day’s sales outstanding.
Effectively manage forecasting and handling sudden changes in demand and supply process.
Effectively use Net Fixed assets NFA like plants and equipment.
To meet customer demands, you can smartly plan and manage Supply Chain Management process in an organization.
Proper inventory optimization, order fulfillment, and shipping of the goods.
Distribution of the key information to all the stakeholders spread across the network.
Improve communication and collaboration between different business lines to manage demand and supply process in an organization.
Improve production efficiency and reduction in production quality issues and hence reduce cost of goods sold.
To reduce transportation duties and taxes, and increase rebates and incentives. It also helps to reduce transportation errors.