NTT DATA and DS Group Reveal Results of SAP® Ariba Implementation

February 18 07:45 2017

NTT DATA’s expertise in implementing SAP Ariba Solution has helped us recover our investment in a span of only four months. They helped us leverage the Ariba platform to eliminate paper-based activities and the inefficiencies, errors, risk, costs and delays. Finally, they have helped us increase transparency across functions, said Mr. Anshu Dewan – Vice President, New Business Development, DS Group
NTT DATA brings efficiency across source-to-pay processes with SAP-Ariba capabilities for clients such as DS Group

Bengaluru, India: NTT DATA Global Delivery Services Private Limited, India, brings advanced capabilities of the SAP Ariba service offerings which encompasses implementation, consulting and advisory services to customers including India-based DS Group. NTT DATA’s proprietary customer success platform, “Collaborative Commerce” helps retailers and consumer packaged goods (CPG) organizations leverage technologies for operational efficiencies, while adopting new customer-centric systems of engagement – social, cloud, analytics and mobility.

Mr. Anshu Dewan – Vice President, New Business Development, DS Group said, “With the implementation of SAP’s Ariba solution across our various business verticals like Food and Beverages, Dairy, Confectionary and Tobacco, we have seen an increase in efficiency in our sourcing and purchasing processes. We were able to develop over 200 new vendors to mitigate our supply chain risks and deliver tangible cost savings of 10-15% across various categories. NTT DATA’s expertise in implementing SAP Ariba Solution has helped us recover our investment in a span of only four months. They helped us leverage the Ariba platform to eliminate paper-based activities and the inefficiencies, errors, risk, costs and delays. Finally, they have helped us increase transparency across functions.”

NTT DATA has delivered a comprehensive portfolio of application services spanning the Ariba lifecycle, all supported by proprietary tools and accelerators. As an SAP Gold Partner and Authorized Ariba Implementation and Global Reseller Partner, NTT DATA has built a leading-edge Ariba procure-to-pay (P2P) practice with a focus on sourcing and e-procurement. With successful Indian case studies across Manufacturing, Auto Ancillary, Automotive, Real Estate and FMCG, NTT DATA is able to bring simplicity and innovation to transform businesses. The NTT DATA team has developed expertise in integrating SAP Ariba with multiple ERP systems to bring in efficiency to the entire Procure to Pay Process.

With the changing technology landscape in the Indian subcontinent, and growing need of collaboration across trading partners and enterprises, companies are looking at SAP Ariba “Collaborative Commerce” as a one point solution for all their supply chain needs. It helps boost the bottom line by integrating procure-to-pay processes and bringing them together on a single technology platform. 

About SAP Ariba:

SAP® Ariba® is the marketplace for digital business, creating frictionless exchanges between millions of buyers and suppliers across the entire source-to-pay process. More than two million companies use SAP Ariba solutions to connect and collaborate around nearly one trillion in commerce on an annual basis. To learn more about the company’s offerings and the transformation they are driving, visit www.ariba.com.

About NTT DATA: http://www.nttdata.com

NTT DATA (TOKYO: 9613) is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner headquartered in Tokyo, with business operations in over 40 countries. Its emphasis is on long-term commitments, combining global reach with local intimacy to provide premier professional services varying from consulting and systems development to outsourcing. NTT DATA is a co-innovation partner for SAP ARIBA

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