Thursday 16th March, 2017
SAP Ariba has announced that global automotive company Ford Motor has selected its cloud-based procurement applications to manage its indirect spend.
Through its applications and business network, SAP Ariba integrates the entire procurement process, enabling companies to connect to millions of suppliers across direct and indirect expense categories and manage everything from sourcing to payments and financing in a few simple clicks. With SAP Ariba, companies can efficiently manage transactions, find new sources of savings and manage the long-term health of their supply chain in an efficient digital marketplace and deliver game-changing results.
“SAP Ariba is pleased to be working with leading automotive companies like Ford to transform procurement,” said Alex Atzberger, president, SAP Ariba. “We are committed to developing solutions that leverage the most advanced technology alongside the unique insights and intelligence of our network to digitise the function and help companies manage all of their spend in a simple, compliant way.”
Ford Motor Company has about 201,000 employees and 62 plants worldwide.