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SAP's Award-Winning Digital Supply Chain Recognized by Leading Analyst Firms

For the Digital Supply Chain team at SAP, 2018 continues to be a banner year.

SAP's Award-Winning Digital Supply Chain Recognized by Leading Analyst Firms
For the Digital Supply Chain team at SAP, 2018 continues to be a banner year. We appreciate and value the trust that our customers place in us to run their mission-critical processes.

We have set our sights on providing the best in class and depth in each of our products. We understand that the benefit comes from integration between the products and constant innovation to bring the latest technologies to each application. In the past several months, with this strategy, our teams have experienced success after success. Our latest triumph comes in the form of recognition from two of the world’s leading research firms.

SAP Recognized by Gartner
Gartner has recognized SAP in the Leaders Quadrant in the following reports: 
  • Magic Quadrant for Manufacturing Execution Systems, November 2018. We deliver a streamlined, adaptive operations solution that gives manufacturers the flexibility to scale to any lot size and create customized products. 
  • Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems, May 2018. The SAP Extended Warehouse Management application empowers businesses to manage high-volume warehouse operations and integrate them with complex supply chain logistics to deliver ultimate visibility and control. 
  • Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems, March 2018. We provide organizations with accurate visibility into forecast demand and delivering real-time insight into global transportation and domestic shipping across all transportation modes and industries with our SAP Transportation Management application. 
  • Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning System of Record, August 2018. The SAP Integrated Business Planning solution helps companies respond to new market expectations with real-time supply chain planning capabilities, anchoring digital transformation, and enabling the Intelligent Enterprise. 

Additionally, SAP maintained a 26.7 percent market ownership, nearly twice that of its closest competitor in Gartner’s August 2018 Market Share Analysis: Supply Chain Management and Procurement Software, Worldwide, 2017 report.

SAP is no newcomer to Gartner’s lists. This year marks the fourth year in a row we’ve appeared on Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Transportation Management Systems and the fifth time in a row we’ve shown up on Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Warehouse Management Systems.

SAP Tops Multiple ARC Advisory Group Lists
ARC Advisory Group has acknowledged the SAP for its accomplishments this year.

The leading technology market research firm recently recognized SAP in its Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) Market Study, ranking the company first in the following 10 categories: overall revenue, software revenue, North America market ownership, automotive, machinery, inform function, maintenance and support, on-premise deployments, and tier-one and tier-two customers, based on revenue.

ARC Advisory Group also named SAP the leading MES supplier within the discrete manufacturing industry due to its strategic partnerships, innovative technologies.

In its Transportation Management Systems Global Market Research Study, ARC Advisory Group declared SAP a leader in 18 categories, including total market, fleet management, planning and execution, services revenue, software revenue, maintenance and support, EMEA, Asia, Latin America, aerospace and defense, automotive, chemical, government, machinery, tier-one and tier-two customers, department and general merchandise, and grocer/food and beverage.

Finally, SAP was ranked the No. 1 supplier, based on revenue, in seven categories in ARC Advisory Group’s Warehouse Management Systems Global Market 2017–2022 report, including software revenue, EMEA, Asia, Latin America, aerospace and defense, automotive, and machinery.

Pledge for Continued Excellence
The Digital Supply Chain team at SAP has been at the forefront of industry innovation for years. SAP solutions enable organizations to embrace the latest technologies to digitally transform their businesses. They empower manufacturers, logistics providers, and other supply chain companies to cut costs, increase efficiencies, and stay competitive for the long haul

SAP believes its recognition in Gartner’s and ARC Advisory Group’s research are a testament to the company’s steadfast dedication to pushing the envelope and developing cutting-edge solutions for customers that leverage the greatest technologies in Internet of Things (IoT), blockchain, and machine learning.

Our unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional business value will only strengthen on the heels of this recognition.

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Elemica Enables Zero Disruption to Supply Chain on SAP Upgrades

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Automates Manual, Paper-Based Processes to Improve Accuracy and Collaboration

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Honeywell Launches Online Store to Streamline Access to Business-Critical Software

Direct access to discovering and purchasing Honeywell and third-party enterprise mobile apps

NetApp Revolutionizes Data Fabric to Dominate Hybrid Multicloud

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Going, Going Greener

Bureau Veritas spearheads the importance of a sustainable supply chain on world accreditation day

The Story Behind Stopping Counterfeit Tobacco

New European Union regulations require tobacco manufacturers track products

Basketball Hall of Fame Selects Imagination Park’s Augmented Reality Solution

Basketball HOF to Launch First-Ever AR Fundraising Program this Summer

Zetes supporting the fightback of the illicit supply of tobacco

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Centiro with new Senior Vice President to lead North America expansion

Kevin Crough appointed to lead Centiro’s continued North America expansion

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A.G. Barr partners with SCALA to implement successful Demand Driven production

Cloud-based supply chain solution to improve product lines stability

Gartner Identifies the Top 8 Supply Chain Technology Trends in 2019

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Manhattan Associates Reports Record First Quarter 2019 Performance

Company raises full-year Revenue and EPS guidance

BSI reports top supply chain themes for 2019

BSI SCREEN’s new report highlights the top challenges, developments, and trends likely to impact supply chains this year

Award Honors Dairy Brand’s Supply Chain Transformation Initiative

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Iptor announces launch of Mobile CRM Light

Add-on module fully integrated into core ERP solution DC1 to accelerate sales processes

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Butcher's Pet Care: transforming promotions and offers with SKUtrak

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Palletways London Appoints Experienced General Manager

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Asian manufacturing and logistics sectors power ahead with IoT adoption despite some concerns

New report reveals the readiness of Asian manufacturers and supply chain enterprises in the adoption of innovation in the IIoT

CHEP celebrate twelve years of injury-free working at Dublin plant

CHEP has celebrated twelve years of incident-free working at the company’s Dublin plant through an industry leading health & safety initiative

Government launches flagship auto supply chain programme – SMMT Industry Forum will support the delivery

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Mulberry Implements Aptos to Support Supply Chain Transformation

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Tecsys Extends Supply Chain Solutions with DOM Capabilities to Optimize Omnichannel Fulfillment

Company’s warehouse management system (WMS) extended with top-tier distributed order management (DOM) capabilities

Command Alkon Announces Panelist, Tammy Presswood, to Participate in the “Women in the Industry” Webinar

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Zebra Technologies to Launch New Digital Supply Chain Solutions at ProMat 2019

Tablets, mobile computers and RFID solutions will drive intelligent fulfillment

Brambles among the top three sustainable companies in the world

Dow Jones’ Barrons magazine and Morgan Stanley Capital International have ranked Brambles as world-wide sustainability leader

SAP Executives Named Leaders in Supply Chain and Procurement Innovation for Eighth Year in a Row

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Implico shows the downstream industry how to become an ”Intelligent Energy Enterprise”

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Priority Software Expands Presence in Europe, Acquires Belgium-based ERP Software, OPTIMIZE GROUP

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Renovotec Acquires Supply Chain Mobile Technology Company Spirit Data Capture

Expanded company will have a combined turnover of £25 million

Descartes Sponsors True Heroes Racing for 2019 Season

Descartes has announced its sponsorship of True Heroes Racing

French Popcorn Company Nataïs Uses Blockchain for Digital Supply Chain Transparency

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