July 15, 2016
Investment in Core Systems
CKD Corporation (headquartered in Komaki, Aichi and headed by Kazunori Kajimoto, President) will completely renovate the company’s core systems toward the achievement of the 10-year Corporate Vision.
In order to solve problems with the current core systems and to streamline bases for making operating processes efficient, enhancing the information management level, and expanding global business, we planned to introduce the SAPÒ Systems in accounting, sales, purchasing, inventory, and production areas, and launched an introduction project in June 2016.
We are scheduled to operate the systems in the said areas one after another from April and complete the introduction in all areas before the end of fiscal 2018.
Amount of capital investment:1,700 million yen
Name of manufacturer:SAP Japan Co., Ltd.
Name of product introduced:SAP®S/4HANA Enterprise Management
SAP Japan was established in 1992 as a Japanese subsidiary of SAP SE that, as the market leader in enterprise application software, helps companies of all sizes in all types of businesses. In order for companies to maintain their market superiority, SAP provides a variety of different solutions for companies to more efficiently collaborate and make more accurate decisions from the back-office to boardrooms, from warehouses to store fronts, and further from desktop environments to mobile environments. SAP applications and services that help companies to continuously achieve high profitability are used by more than 310,000 corporate customers all over the world. Also, in Japan, they are helping Japanese companies promote the information revolution and enhance their international competitiveness and corporate value. (www.sap.com/japan)