Customer and Trade Promotion Planning and Management service has a comprehensive offering to help our consumer products customers build a holistic solution for Trade Management. The solution will be fully integrated with ERP and Demand Planning, enabling sales leaders to drive revenue, volume & margin growth while optimizing trade spend and to collaborate effectively with trade partners. Our solutions are supported by both SAP and Anaplan.
Our services will help make the optimum utilization of technology that will benefit your organization to stay on its growth trajectory
- Assessment of promotion management and sales volume planning processes.
- Blueprint for To-Be Trade process definition.
- Roadmap and program plan for trade process transformation and Trade Management implementation.
We help in the implementation of:
- Customer Business Planning (CBP)
- Trade Promotion Management (TPM)
- Trade Funds Management (TFM)
- Trade Claims Management (TCM)
- Demand Signal Management (DSiM)
- Analytics and reporting
- Anaplan Trade Management
- Upgrade of SAP CRM, BW, TPM, and CBP applications to latest TMA version.
- Migration of SAP BPS-TPM to PAK (Planning applications kit) on HANA.
Implementation of Advanced Analytics
- Post-Event Analytics
- Trade Promotion Optimization
- A-I based advanced analytics / predictive capabilities
- Trade Management reporting
Design a support and DevOps support team with our experienced offshore TPM resources for production support. Our global delivery model can help with monitoring, administration, and enhancement development. We can provide a mix of onshore and offshore resources for 24/7 support in multiple regions for performance and cost optimization.
Solutions and Starter Kits
- Fully functional SAP TM application (in TekLink Labs) for blueprinting – helps process owners make informed To-Be process definition decisions and understand fit versus gap.
- Templates for workshops, business process blueprint documents, fit-gap analysis, and a high-quality design.
- Templates and artifacts for a detailed project plan, status reporting, risk/ issue register, cutover plan, change management, and handover.
- Incorporate best practices for on-time, on-budget, and on-value delivery.
- Programs and code snippets in TekLink Labs for
- Unique requirements (For Example: tier-based promotion approval process workflow)
- Automation of user data entry or mass changes
- Artifacts and templates for data models, promotion layouts, customer, and promo P&L, and more
- Accelerate realization phase -> Improve speed to delivery, reduce implementation cost
- Anaplan Trade management starter kit
- Anaplan Customer Planning.
Anaplan - Connected Planning
Anaplan enables an integral part to effective decision making by incorporating various functions in one standard cloud-based solution
Empower consumer products sales leaders to step up as profit-and-loss owners who drive revenue, volume, and profitability.
TekLink is an SAP recognized expert in Enterprise Planning and Analysis for budgeting, forecasting, and financial consolidation capabilities.
TekLink's SAP Analytics practice plays a pivotal role in helping customer by applying our experience to provide compelling value.
The combination of TekLink’s CPG experience, qualified advisors & commitment to customer satisfaction led Lindt through a large evolution into best business practices and delivered an integrated system complete with KPI’s, targets, conventions and additional advanced functions to move the business forward.
Jaimie Bell, Director of Business Solutions
Lindt & Sprungli (USA) Inc
"TekLink has exceeded our expectations and I strongly endorse their capabilities and would happily recommend them to other customers/prospects”
Assoc. Director, IT
CSM Bakery Solutions
"WOW! Very fast, insightful and intuitive. This is the sort of capability we were hoping for with BOBJ and HANA, Great work by all!!"
Senior Director, IT
Multinational Food Manufacturing Company
"I am so very proud of TekLink! Great work!!!"
Vice President, Business Planning
Multinational Food Manufacturing Company