Preparing for Growth with Future-Oriented ERP and Integrated Cloud Solutions

Increasing Business Agility and Visibility with SAP S/4HANA and Cloud
Solutions from SAP

Through multiple plants across Argentina, Albano Cozzuol S.A. manufactures plastic parts and components for some of the world’s best-known automotive, home appliances, and food and beverage brands.
To better serve these customers and support its growth ambitions in Argentina and beyond, Albano Cozzuol needed to replace its legacy ERP system. It sought a nextgeneration solution that would enable enhanced flexibility, automation, and analytical capabilities. The right solution would also intuitively integrate with diverse applications in the cloud, boosting efficiency and visibility in areas from administration and production to logistics and maintenance.

  • Before: Challenges and Opportunities

    • Replace an inflexible ERP system with a solution that better supports company growth and innovation
    • Improve integration among companies, industries, and processes
    • Eliminate paper-based reporting processes, introduce mobile applications, and access real-time data
    • Gain greater clarity in talent management and information management

  • Why SAP and Process Technologies

    • SAP S/4HANA, providing a future-proofed ERP system that helps integrate operations across finance, controlling, purchasing and warehousing, sales and distribution, planning and production, warehousing, and plant and equipment maintenance
    • SAP® SuccessFactors® Employee Central, SAP SuccessFactors Employee Central Payroll, and SAP Analytics Cloud solutions, increasing visibility of talent management and information management
    • Process Technologies, offering extensive experience in implementing SAP S/4HANA

  • After: Value-Driven Results

    • Lower machine waiting times, fewer machine stops, and faster supply to production units thanks to optimized, mobile-enabled materials management
    • Reduced financing costs aided by automated financial projections and greater visibility of cash flow
    • Speedier analytical reporting, better data quality, and real-time processes, enhancing agility
    • Faster, more-accurate HR reporting with integrated payroll, salary, and employee management data

“SAP S/4HANA, SAP SuccessFactors solutions, and SAP Analytics Cloud help us work in an integrated and efficient way, supporting our growth across the country and region.”

Leandro Rodríguez, CFO, Albano Cozzuol S.A

Proyecto en números:

80%

Reduction in time and resources needed for analytical reporting

30%

Reduction in time taken for annual financial closing

35%

Increase in financial management productivity

Cutting Costs and Dispatching Orders to Customers More Quickly

With partner Process Technologies, Albano Cozzuol S.A. integrated SAP S/4HANA with the SAP Analytics Cloud and SAP SuccessFactors solutions, transforming its ERP. Now, financial reporting is faster and more flexible, and users have real-time access to a range of analytical reports. Mobile applications based on the SAP Fiori user experience have helped cut inventory intake times by 40% and optimized materials management, reducing kilometers traveled and functional hours by 8% to 10%. In order assembly, preparation time before truck arrival has fallen by 45%, with higher-quality information and reduced errors also increasing customer satisfaction. And on the HR side, automated reporting has increased data quality, boosted productivity by 20%–25%, and enabled smart decisionmaking that fuels growth.