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SAP Business Network for Logistics

With an open logistics network, you can improve freight collaboration, goods tracking, material traceability, and supply chain resilience.

Collaboration and insight that ease intercompany logistics

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Connecting trading partners with SAP Business Network for Logistics provides a central entry point for managing logistics transactions, exchanging documents, and increasing transparency across the complete value chain.

  • Cloud deployment
  • Access to a single trading partner directory
  • Integration of logistics management processes
  • Role-based access based on specific needs

Key Benefits

Break up siloed business operations

Onboard once and collaborate with many stakeholders on an open network that tightly integrates with your logistics business processes.

Improve resiliency of logistics processes

Use real-time information and situational insights to ease decision-making for every role and find the best way to automate logistics collaboration.

Cut the cost of integrating your value chain

Apply common communication standards and digitalize them across your logistics processes with an open network strategy.

Our Customers

Optimizing shipments across 50 global locations

Check out how Döhler digitalized its intercompany logistics operations to deliver the right product to the right place at the right time to more than 10,000 customers worldwide.

Key Capabilities

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Freight logistics collaboration

  • Support shippers in their collaboration with third-party logistics providers 
  • Manage transactions jointly and share insights across the value chain
  • Oversee the complete freight order lifecycle and manage appointments
  • Leverage real-time connectivity and visibility

Tracking and tracing

  • Monitor purchase, sales, and delivery fulfillment
  • Avoid costly firefighting by notifying relevant stakeholders about plan deviations 
  • Optimize your logistics supply chain with better visibility into your goods in transit
  • Extend your reach with custom integration into other networks

Material traceability

  • Improve transparency, trust, efficiency, and sustainability by connecting your supply chain
  • Gain comprehensive multi-ingredient traceability 
  • Trace material provenance from raw material origin to finished product
  • Streamline recalls with cross-company alerting of product issues

Build your business case

Power intelligent supply chain decisions with project44 and SAP

Improve order fulfillment, reduce costs, and optimize service with access to precise, real-time locations of goods in transit.

Trace multi-ingredient products across companies

Facilitate comprehensive supply chain product and recall management with SAP Business Network for Logistics, material traceability option.

Manage volatile demand and supply in challenging times

Find out how you can build an agile and resilient supply chain by integrating Uber Freight with SAP Business Network for Logistics. 

Technical Information

This product is deployed in the cloud and is available as software as a service (SaaS), so you can access your software from any Web browser.

Configuration

Optimize the configuration of SAP Business Network for Logistics with our comprehensive administration guides for all relevant releases.

Integration

Find out how you can seamlessly integrate SAP Business Network for Logistics with your existing IT landscape.

Get Started

Jump-start your implementation and drive ROI by collaborating with industry experts, consultants, and support engineers throughout your journey.

Services

Transform your business quickly and effectively by taking advantage of our holistic service and support plans, expert consulting services, custom application development, proven best practices, and deep industry and technical knowledge.

Support

Help keep your SAP solutions running at peak performance with our IT experts and support services, including long-term plans, embedded teams, remote technology support, self-service portal, and innovation strategies.

Security and compliance

Focus on your business and customer relationships, while keeping your data safe and reliable. SAP takes a proactive, predictive approach to maintaining compliance and data security in the cloud and within an on-premise data center.

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