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Manage inflation challenges with SAP software

Inflation is impacting costs, interest rates, and supply chains worldwide. SAP can help you address your inflation challenges head-on.
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Outsmarting Inflation on-demand webcast

Gain tips on working capital optimisation and supply chain best practices.

Digital solutions to inflation

Inflation is at its highest rate in 40 years, which has a direct impact on your business. As a trusted partner with decades of expertise, SAP has the right solutions that can help guide you through these unprecedented times.

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Understand the impact of inflation on your bottom line

CFOs need to gain insights into different risks and exposures to understand how inflation can impact their business. But, instead of scaling back and reducing spending, they need to take a proactive approach to manage inflation through payables, receivables, and inventory finance, while optimising business processes. Learn how SAP technologies can help.

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When prices go up, your organisation's supply chain bears the brunt of the burden

Understand the impact of inflation and how this increase in cost can be felt through your supply chain by incurring higher prices for supplies and services that your organisation needs to operate. Learn how SAP technologies can help solve your supply chain challenges.

SAP technologies can help manage the impact of inflation on your bottom line


Get insights into different risks, exposures, and actuals in one financial system.

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End-to-end transparency

Provide access to a centralised, real-time view of your company’s cash position and forecast with complete transparency. 

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Automated risk mitigation

Automate treasury tasks and link workflows for cash and risk management to core business processes. 

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Insightful spend analysis

Understand your organisation’s spending habits and opportunities to save money and improve supplier relationships. 

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Enable proactive financing, and inventory management.

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Improved working capital with early invoice payments

Make cash available sooner before inflation reduces its value. Generate additional yield by offering early payment programmes to your suppliers.

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Lower risk by having inventory purchased and held

Allow goods to be sold and purchased back in the future at the original cost plus a fee when needed. This cost is often less than the inflation cost.

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Monitor demand and make informed adjustments.

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Fast, informed decisions

Run simulations of demand or supply changes for what-if analysis and compare scenarios for fast, informed decision-making.

Higher profits and service levels

Implement inventory planning and optimisation processes to maximise profits while ensuring customer service levels are met.
 

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See it in action

Learn how SAP solutions can help you combat inflation

Manage the impact of inflation on your supply chain with SAP technologies

Gain insightful spend analysis to make better, faster and more informed
buying decisions.

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Insightful spend analysis

Understand your organisation’s spending habits and opportunities to save money and improve supplier relationships. 

Our solution:


Monitor demand and make informed adjustments.

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Fast, informed decisions

Run simulations of demand or supply changes for what-if analysis and compare scenarios for fast, informed decision-making.

Our solution:

Demand-driven replenishment

Control the flow of materials through the supply chain with strategic decoupling points and inventory buffers.
 

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Additional Resources

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Three ways technology helps alleviate inflation challenges

Discover how technology can help companies understand the impact of inflationary challenges, act quickly, and prepare for what’s next.

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How to deal with inflation: Think digital tech

When it comes to dealing with inflation, if you had to compress 100 years of corporate wisdom into three words, they could be: planning, visibility, and agility. Fortunately, that’s where digital technology shines.

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Inflation has made agile working capital management business critical. Are you ready?

Discover why agile working capital management is critical in today's economy – and determine if your business is ready to cope with macroeconomic changes.

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Tackle the effects of inflation with working capital management solutions from SAP

Learn how SAP solutions can help put sound working capital management practices in place to better manage cost and interest rate increases.

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Learn how SAP can help you overcome your inflation challenges.

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