SAP S/4HANA is helping Galler facilitate change and transform its business processes

Paul Smitherman |

The internationally renowned Belgium chocolatier Galler has chosen SOA People to help upgrade its existing SAP environment by converting to SAP S/4HANA.

Galler is a growing business with over 150 employees and is famous for its innovative and high-quality chocolate products. It is also leading the way on environmental issues by ensuring all its cocoa is 100% Fairtrade certified as well as striving to ensure that its future operations has a minimal impact on the environment.

Galler is looking to transform its business in all areas and believes that this new ERP system will help achieve its long-term goals. It wanted an innovative approach with access to instant data, accurate forecasting and real-time reporting to allow management to be more proactive. It was also vital to Galler that operations were not interrupted during the digital transformation and so by converting its technology automatically ensured minimal disruption.SAP S/4HANA will allow Galler to greatly benefit from this powerful platform including functionalities such as new asset accounting and advances logistics.

This fixed price project will provide a single SAP landscape and support 75 end users, over two locations including a number of interfaces for barcodes and web sales. Galler will have access to special features such as Embedded Analytics to bring business intelligence to the core, as well as Financial Closing and Account Based Profitability Analysis. The company will also get the latest Fiori user experience benefiting from KPI triggered worklists, increased productivity, decreased user errors and will ultimately support better collaboration and communication.

“We are a growing company and in the process of transforming our business and needed an innovative solution that would support this change. Because we already had a SAP landscape, it seemed the logical decision to migrate toSAP S/4HANA to not only limit disruption to the business when upgrading, but to give us access to the latest technology including embedded analytics, real time data and a Fiori user experience,” explains David Iannello, IT Manager, Galler. “We chose to partner with SOA People because we know we’ll get a high level of service throughout the project at an agreed fixed price.”

Joël Pissoort, Managing Director, SOA People explains, “We are delighted that Galler has chosen SOA People and I believe it is a Win/Win for both organisations. SOA People is excited to further enhance its SAP S/4HANA migration capabilities and help with its digital transformation. Galler will gain a dedicated and specialist team who can give them a simplified landscape solution to seamlessly transform their processes.”

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