Industry: Technology - Communication Equipment

Unified, Scalable Supply Chain Solutions

Commscope is a multinational telecommunications business based in Hickory, North Carolina, United States. Founded in 1976, it has grown to over 15,000 employees with customers in over 130 countries.

Challenges & Solutions

Working together, we set out to unify global design across all business units, enhance business processes and modes of transport, increase their ability to capitalize on freight optimization, and develop a uniform process of freight maintenance across business units that would create a dynamic flexibility and efficiency in their supply chain.

Over the course of 11 months, we integrated SAP Transportation Management (TM) and SAP Event Management (EM) with their existing SAP ECC landscape to give them the supply chain innovation to turn challenges into opportunities:

  • Global design of manufacturing and DC processes (inbound and outbound transportation)
  • Integrating custom date logic for departure of shipments based on commit dates
  • Provide users with a seamless move from ERP-based planning to cockpit based planning in SAP TM
Key Benefits
  • Unify transportation processes across business units
  • Enhance savings opportunities by optimizing transport delivery
  • Unify communication with carriers
  • Standardize goals and improve scalability for operations team