SAP Holds On To Top Position in Supply Chain Market

May 29th, 2014 by blogadmin Leave a reply »

SAP Holds On To Top Position in Supply Chain Market
On the basis of the recent Gartner, Inc. “Market Snapshot: Supply Chain Management Software, Worldwide, 2013” report,* SAP has announced that it continues to rule the worldwide supply chain management and supply chain planning market by retaining its top position,
The report findings show that SAP was growing the supply chain business by 16.8 percent, while representing a 22.1 percent market share. Specifically, SAP has extended its No. 1 market position for supply chain planning by now owning 29.8 percent of the market share. SAP holds the No. 2 position for supply chain execution globally, with solutions for transportation and extended warehouse management, having a growth rate of 16.9 percent. Moreover the report has also highlighted that SAP has been the market share leader within the aggregated supply chain market for over 10 years.
Gartner has also released its list of The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2014, which was announced on May 21, 2014. SAP has been voted as the vendor of choice for 22 of the top supply chains included within the report.
To build on this leadership, SAP has recently launched a new supply chain strategy, which will enable businesses of all sizes, industries and regions to transform their supply chains to demand networks. New business realities like demographical and geographical changes of buying power, individualization of products with innovative technologies and growing logistics complexity with same day delivery concepts, having been putting a lot of pressure on companies to transform their supply chain processes. SAP’s latest strategy is addressing these business realities and to deliver cloud-based solutions in areas like integrated business planning, supply network orchestration and logistics by leveraging the SAP HANA platform.


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