London / Vilnius — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that Girteka Logistics, the biggest European FTL (Full Truck Load) transportation company, is partnering with SAP to implement a complete end-to-end transportation management solution.
Based on SAP’s core and industry-specific business technology platform and solutions, Girteka Logistics aims at fully digitising its business and operations in support of its ambitious growth vision 2025.
The SAP solutions will establish a complete digital framework at Girteka Logistics, touching all 18,000 of Girteka Logistics employees and all business areas across Europe and CIS. These include but are not limited to solutions for finance, pricing, contract and order management; subcontracting, planning, warehouse management, dispatch scheduling, load matching and customer service and support. The standardised and fully integrated solution will simplify and automate the complex logistics processes, accelerate accuracy and efficiency of Girteka Logistics transportation services.
“Our customers want to maximise their return on transportation spend by consolidating with bigger and more advanced logistics providers. Girteka Logistics is stepping up to meet growing demand for high transparency and efficiency in transporting big volumes of goods at competitive cost, while at the same time supporting our customers to deliver an excellent experience to their end customers”, says Edvardas Liachovičius, CEO, Girteka Logistics.
“Girteka Logistics redefines the trucking industry. Together with SAP as strategic partner we can increase our business productivity and streamline our internal processes while laying the foundation for an unrivaled quality of transportation management to our customers. Together we are accelerating the digitalisation journey of the entire transportation industry”, says Martynas Sarapinas, CIO, Girteka Logistics.”
“SAP wants to pave the future of logistics with innovation and technology and become a catalyst to meet market demand for strategic digital transportation services in Europe. In the experience economy, simply moving things from point A to point B will no longer be enough. Transportation companies have a critical role to play as data integrators, connecting the dots along the supply chain. Together, we can lead the way.” says Brian Duffy, President, EMEA North, SAP.