Kingfa is a world-leading Chinese chemicals company specializing in compounding materials with a focus on R&D, production, sales, and service. Business expansion and the need for better warehouse and customer management pushed Kingfa towards rapid digital transformation. This project involved planning for and implementing new IT systems, including SAP EWM and SAP ERP, to streamline processes, improve efficiencies and enhance Kingfa’s digitalization.
Build a logistics platform driven by service best practice for chemicals industry
Become more service-oriented for production and end customers
Effectively integrate logistics resources while lowering service costs and improving service levels
Unlike before, system accounting and real-time transactions are becoming consistent, and stock movement is reflected on system accounts in a timely manner – resulting in almost zero errors. With the launch of SAP EWM, we have achieved operational excellence and enhanced core enterprise competitiveness.
Fang Long, CIO, Kingfa Sci & Tech Co., Ltd
Excellent return on investment, low maintenance costs, and easier scalability
Standard workflow based on bar code scanning improved efficiency and reduced management costs
Handling unit-based fine management of process, enabled end-to-end traceability
Extension of warehouse management to include process visualization which enabled scientific management of vehicles, docks and warehouse processes
Increase in raw material delivery efficiency
Consistency between accounts and transactions
Product preparation efficiency
Full integration with SAP ERP and SAP CTS in Guangzhou, Shanghai and Kunshan over 1.5 years
Workflow and information templates created for production, sales and logistics
Powerful reporting to track performance management and operational efficiency statistics at all levels
Thanks to SAP EWM and other integrated solutions, processes and quality are traceable by pallet management.