Tag: Purchase-to-Pay

Global Telecom Giant Vodafone Gains 100% Transparency

To keep up with the rapid change and to stay competitive in the digital age, telecommunications giant Vodafone realized that it had to transform and streamline its SCM operation to become world-class in terms of efficiency and agility. Vodafone was able to use Celonis Process Mining – a revolutionary big data analytics technology – to uncover hidden inefficiencies, automate and streamline supply chain processes. According to Israel Exposito-Peraza, global process lead for Big Data process mining at Vodafone, the company was able to cut process costs by 11% (reducing the cost per purchase order from $3.22 to $2.85 – a world class number), reduce time to market by 20% and achieve 100% process transparency in less than six months.

How Hidden Business Process Inefficiencies Could Affect Your Supply Chain

While most supply chain professionals probably feel like they have a good grip on their business processes, the reality is often much different. Take the purchase-to-pay process for example. It’s entirely possible – and even likely – that the majority of the time this process is not executed as it was designed.

How a bike manufacturer is using Process Mining

A Mountain Bike manufacturer successfully sells large quantities of customized mountain bikes to retailers.  After receiving an order from a customer, the manufacturing department typically requests the purchase of materials such as seat tubes, fork crowns […]

Schukat: Process Optimization for Wholesale

Schukat electronic is a German electronics component distributor. The company offers its customers the best possible service by embracing innovative technologies and utilizing completely digitized business processes.

Siemens is the world’s biggest user of Process Mining

With more than 343,000 employees worldwide and a revenue of € 71.9 billion in 2014, SIEMENS is a global player in the industry energy, healthcare and infrastructure. The continuous improvement of the efficiency and quality […]

Vodafone: Making Data Speak

By combining the strength of SAP’s in-memory platform with the revolutionary Process Mining technology of Celonis, Vodafone now is able to leverage its data to get full transparency about how processes are really executed.