Scientex Incorporated Berhad chooses mySAP.com to drive strategic growth in the Internet Economy

Investment to help company drive growth and streamline operations globally

Kuala LumpurScientex Incorporated Berhad (SIB), today announced its investment in the core components of mySAP.com, an e-business platform delivering industry specific e-services for manufacturers. The solution from SAP, the leading inter-enterprise software provider, is in line with SIB’s corporate strategy to capitalize on the Internet to create shareholder value by increasing efficiencies, reducing costs and developing new business opportunities. mySAP.com is part of SIB’s strategy to overhaul its existing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system and put in place an open and collaborative e-business platform that will enable them to, in future, collaborate with their partners and customers via the Internet.

The announcement was made at the signing ceremony between Scientex Incorporated Berhad (SIB) and SAP Malaysia. Representing Scientex Incorporated Bhd, was Group Executive Director and Managing Director of Industrial Packaging Division, Mr. Lim Peng Jin, while SAP Malaysia was represented by its Consulting Director, Lee Choy Leng.

mySAP.com will provide an integrated system throughout the group’s operations, enabling the company to gain better control both internally and externally. The initial implementation involves Scientex Packaging Film Sdn. Bhd. and Scientex Resources Sdn Bhd, subsidiaries involving in the manufacturing of industrial stretch film.

This investment is the first step in realizing SIB’s vision, to extend their business through the Internet, to embrace their ecosystem of customers, partners and suppliers to achieve supply chain efficiencies, collaborate with stakeholders and manage customer relationships. mySAP.com provides the e-business foundation necessary to extend SIB’s business beyond the enterprise.

Mr. Lim Peng Jin said, “In the manufacturing industry, getting the right final output and delivering it on time to the customers requires great co-ordination between all stages, both production and business operations. It is crucial for a company to keep this chain seamlessly integrated. Having a world-class e-business system is an essential step for any business that wants to stay ahead in today’s competitive global marketplace. We chose mySAP.com as it offered a robust e-business platform and the depth of their manufacturing solution to meet SIB’s requirements and enable us to build the foundation to compete using the web and leading-edge technologies. With such capabilities, Scientex will enjoy far greater competitive advantages than ever before.”

SAP’s e-business vision and solution were a critical consideration in SIB’s selection as they best met the company’s vision and objectives to take their business globally via the Internet and to be a major player in the region.

Commenting on the partnership, Lee Choy Leng, Consulting Director of SAP Malaysia said, “It is critical to build fully integrated operations both internally and externally to partners and customers in the supply chain. SAP is delighted that SIB has selected SAP to build a world class global operations for SIB to compete effectively in the new economy.”