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The power of digital transformation

Across industries, companies are deploying ground-breaking technologies, employing innovative business models, and heightening the focus on customers.

With SAP solutions and SAP Business Network, they’re digitally transforming procurement and enhancing the efficiency and effectiveness of network-based supplier collaboration. This puts them in a position to respond better to disruption and improve sustainability.

Choose an industry below to learn how you can do the same, aligning your spend decisions with your organizational strategy for all categories: direct materials, indirect materials, and services.

Spotlight on Key Industries

Explore how SAP customers in these industries can successfully manage digital transformation, evolving consumer needs, global shifts in demand, and disruptive new business models.

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Sharpen spending and operational competencies while accelerating innovation, integrating supplier and partner networks, and transforming business models to meet consumer expectations.

Transform your business


Combine market-leading spend management solutions with the world’s largest business network to strengthen efficiency, resilience, and compliance while controlling costs.

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Manage complex and volatile supply chains while complying with mandates for reduced carbon footprints, green packaging, and sustainable production.

Find out how
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Consumer Products

Innovate with speed and agility to bring new products to market while increasing productivity, delivering greater customer value, mitigating risk, and lowering costs.

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Energy and Natural Resources

Play a strategic role in quickly helping the company manage supply chain disruption, drive innovation, accelerate product lifecycles, and add value to the consumer experience.

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High Tech

How can you quickly deliver the innovative, sustainable products and personalized experiences that today’s high tech consumers demand? Explore how modern procurement and supply chain management practices can help.

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Improve productivity, reduce costs, and increase transparency with faster, automated processes that enable quick and agile response to changing consumer needs.

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Life Sciences

Explore how next-generation procurement and supply chain management practices are leading change and helping life sciences companies to grow profitably and sustainably in an increasingly complex industry.

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Public Sector

SAP intelligent procurement solutions can help you deliver on your mission to provide equitable, efficient, and effective services, while supporting a prosperous economy.

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Chemicals: Sasol

“SAP Ariba’s reliability and versatility were the two key ingredients that improved our service level to the organization. By standardizing our procurement processes, it enabled us to have better visibility into our spend while improving efficiencies and significantly lower costs.”

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Chemicals and Consumer Products: Henkel

“Technology allows us to speak the same language across Henkel. SAP Ariba solutions are key to connecting purchasing, supply chain, manufacturing, deliveries, and sales. They increase the resilience of our supply chains today and give us the tools to keep our finger on the pulse of tomorrow.”

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Industrial Machinery and Components: Kennametal

“The capabilities of SAP Ariba solutions were far better than anything else that was out there on the market. SAP Ariba solutions help us leverage every opportunity to take cost out of the business and help drive value to the bottom line."

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Supply Chain Collaboration

Find out how you can work safely and easily with multiple tiers of contract manufacturers and suppliers across key supply chain planning and execution processes.

Supply Chain Collaboration

SAP Business Network

Learn how SAP Business Network can help you manage the entire procurement process from source to pay, while controlling spending, finding new sources of savings, and building a healthy, ethical supply chain.

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