SSI Schaefer

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SSI Schaefer

SSI Schaefer is one of the world’s largest total solutions providers and component manufacturers. They provide automated systems, storage, workstations, logistics software and waste technology.

Before: Challenges and Opportunities

  • Current software couldn’t sustain the processes resulting in the use of a numerous spreadsheets
  • Software could not provide an “as of date” overview of the financial position of the company without closing all pending transactions
  • Needed a system that would provide detailed analytics to drive smarter decisions
  • This was also an opportunity to invest in HR and Project Management Add-ons

Why SAP and Illumiti

  • Illumiti’s ability to understand our requirements and specific business processes was instrumental in their selection
  • The ability to run an enterprise wide SAP solution designed and priced specifically for small-to-medium sized organizations
  • Illumiti’s deep industry expertise, proven track record and ability to provide a plethora of references solidified their selection
  • Built in reporting with real-time analytical capabilities leading to more business visibility

After: Value-Driven Results

  • Data transparency, real-time access, and ad hoc reporting through SAP Business One for better decision making
  • User friendly solution that provided detailed feedback to model organization growth and track orders
  • Relationship mapping linked invoices with open orders, which delivered real time progress updates
  • Utilization of accounting, inventory, sales and analytics in SAP solutions
  • Future integration with Concur & Salesforce to match planned growth across Canada