PORSCHE Powers Lean Production With SAP

11 Mar
Lean production at its best, that´s what Porsche showcases at their Leipzig plant. This allows assembling two different cars on the same line, the four door Panamera together with the Cayenne.

Did you know that Porsche runs SAP and that it allows assembling two different cars on the same line? For the production of the new four-door Panamera and the Cayenne sports utility vehicle, Porsche has developed a new logistic concept at its plant in Leipzig, Germany, one of the world’s most modern factories. exactly planned procedures incorporating all suppliers, parts are delivered just one hour before they are further processed on the production line, virtually eliminating the need for expensive storage areas. Software from SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) forms the central system that controls the entire supply chain, from commissioning and ordering parts to warehouse management. Watch this video to see Porsche showcase lean production at its best: “SAP Customer Insight Porsche.” SOURCE SAP AG –

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