Digital Transformation in Manufacturing

Digital Transformation in Manufacturing

Optimize production with digital insights! Integrated production systems provide an increase in productivity, reduce operating costs and reduce the number of errors. Event-related information is visible at every step of production, which allows issues to be resolved even before you can see them.
Holistic approach for IT to increase the shopping experience

Holistic approach for IT to increase the shopping experience

An omnichannel strategy uses all available sales channels, provides unique insights of the customer, and enables an individual buying experience anywhere, anytime.
SEEBURGER BIS ensures communication between all channels, interaction of systems and devices in real time, relevant data collection and business processes harmonization.
The future is digital

The future is digital

Companies need to face the challenges and opportunities of digitalization. The increasing correlation between the distribution channels, innovative production and logistics solutions as well as comprehensive customer services are turning into a revolution in shopping.
The SEEBURGER Business Integration Suite is vital for a successful sale, providing integrated monitoring, flexibility and fast adaptation to new situations arising in business!

Increased flexibility and profit by digitalizing the entire
value chain in the consumer goods industry

Improve all areas of the business and stimulate innovation
using the SEEBURGER CPG/Retail Solution for manufacturers and retailers

Efficiency and innovation with the help of company-wide online engineering and electronic procurement processes.

  • Digital: quickly and safely develop and implement products
  • Automated: efficiently and transparently manage ordering and delivery processes

Brainstorming, development and launching of new products requires not only innovative concepts but new methods of cooperation as well. These include online engineering, through e-contracting to e-procurement as well as comprehensive Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) for electronic order-processing.

Digitalization in Development and PurchasingSolutions

Digital Engineering

Supporting development processes using digital methods such as online engineering data exchange and collaboration with external development partners as well as integration of product data in PDM/PLM systems.

Success Story: Flexible and secure data exchange with development partners at B/S/H

BIS EPX Solution
Worldwide data exchange engineering

Innovation and Product launch

Security and protection of confidential and sensitive documents, regardless if they are related to the development of internal innovation or external approval procedures, patent announcements, exchange of contract documents, etc.

BIS MFT Solution
Secure data exchange within a company and between companies

E-Procurement and Online Catalogues

Electronic procurement of work materials via ERP or OCI catalogues through EDI or WebEDI integration for digital order processing as part of purchasing operations.

BIS B2B Solution / WebEDI Solution
Digital order and scheduling agreements

Digital Supplier Relationship Management

EDI/WebEDI Integration for production procurement as well as SRM integration for comprehensive collaboration and supplier analysis through validation and verification of authenticity of the products delivered.

BIS API Solution
Product data verification in real time

BIS B2B Solution
Seamless integration of SRM

Business Unit integration is becoming increasingly important. Availability of data at a fingertip is vital for all employees.

  • All digital processes are executed and monitored through IT, Management or Business Units
  • Data-driven decision-making and strategy derivation

To date, IT has been focused towards the needs and processes of single Business Units. This approach has worked for a long time, but the requirements have changed now. Employees need cross-departmental data, which they can base data-driven decisions on - quickly and accurately.

Digital Transformation in ManagementSolutions

Digital Workspace and Digital Business Reports

Up-to-date data is the treasure of every company but it needs special protection and access rights. Data is at your fingertips in real time, whether it is on your smartphone, tablet, inyour email system, a web GUI or File Explorer.

Success Story: Corporate solution for the digital cooperation of the departments at Würth

BIS API Integration
Data is displayed and aggregated in real time

Data Pooling und Customer Business Intelligence

The introduction of key figures, analysis and evaluation has a positive effect on the entire customer adoption of a company. Data from business intelligence systems (BI) is aggregated into a central database, analyzed and then visualized through dashboards.  

BIS Information Server
Filling, storage and output of information in real time, for example, for BI Integration

Individual Workflows, Alerts and End-to-End Process Monitoring

The digital agenda of a company is perfect when it is specifically tailored to the needs of its customers, partners and employees. This includes specific processes, governance, compliance, monitoring and regular exception handling.

Business Integration Suite 
Message Tracking, Monitoring and Alerting

Department Transparency - SAP Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting

The delivery service level and customer satisfaction is increased by easy Message Handling, Target Monitoring and correction functionality all in a familiar SAP environment. 

SAP Console
Critical processes are immediately detected


Real-Time Integration - Master all the Requirements of Digitalization.

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Supporting any ad hoc service needs that today’s digital customers may have.

  • Interact with customers by providing services in real time
  • Digital control and evaluation of your Online Community

The customer is the king. This is particularly true in the age of digitalization, where manufacturers or shops are only a click away. Digital experiences will be part of all products in the future, regardless if they are related to after-sales, repair or complaints, complementary services or community interaction.

Digital Transformation in Customer ServicesSolutions

Online Complaint/Repair Management

Successful after sales services depend on speed, availability and timing, i.e. real-time transfer of, for example, maintenance orders, inventory reports or spare parts orders and the device status.

BIS API Integration
Real-Time Integration

Device Status Tracking Communications Interface


Digital Service Center/Smartphone Apps

In the context of advanced digital services, customer interactions are conducted via call centers, loyalty programs, point of service touch screens or apps, which often interact with a community in a central ecosystem with different partners.

Success Story:  Coop for digitalization and being well prepared for new customer requirements

BIS API/EAI Integration
App Integration

BIS FileExchange
Secure Data Exchange within a company and between companies

Feedback, Guiding and Surveys

Creation of online surveys enables systematic specific-data search relevant to a given domain. These can identify, integrate and initiate further processes through innovative customer engagement.

BIS Community Management App
Online Survey with Data Integration

Data Pooling and Customer Business Intelligence

The introduction of key figures, analysis and evaluation has a positive effect on the entire customer adoption of a company. Data from business intelligence systems (BI) is aggregated into a central database, analyzed and then visualized through dashboards.   

BIS Information Server
Filling, storage and output of information in real time, for example, for BI Integration

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Optimal purchasing experience at any point of the Customer Journey: online, offline, mobile.

  • Seamless integration of digital distribution channels with dynamic expandability
  • Real-time monitoring and analysis of relevant trade data

Purchasing and advertising are already digital and have shifted to target the smartphone. Customers decide when and how to shop: online from the manufacturer, distributor or the marketplace. They are part of digital direct sales with all the related processes and systems.

Digital Transformation in Sales & MarketingSolutions


The real-time synchronization and regulation of inventories, prices and product information between the online store, the marketplace or Order Management Systems (OMS) and ERP systems sets the foundation for a successful Multichannel/Omnichannel sale.

Success Story:  B2B-Online shop Integration at ZG Raiffeisen

BIS API Integration
Multichannel/Omnichannel Integration

Smartphones, Tablets and Cash Desks

Smartphone apps for the people involved in sales, store personnel or partners provide instant access to sale-related information on the spot, by displaying items, prices, inventories, conditions, etc. in real time.

BIS MFT Integration
Secure data management with mobile apps, POS systems or other systems


Successful marketing and sales activities include the online exchange of invoices with business partners via a fully electronic payment processing system using automated ordering and processing of incoming invoices.

E-Invoicing solution
Processing and delivery of electronic invoices

CRM Marketing Automation and Personalization

Thanks to the interaction of ERP, Web, Product Information Management (PIM) and CRM, companies can systematically automate and personalize campaigns. A central data hub for the integration of all systems involved is required.

BIS API Integration
CRM Integration
Salesforce-SAP Integration
Salesforce CRM Integration

Take the First Step towards Digital Transformation

You can digitalize your customer data, for example, by transferring it onto the Salesforce Cloud.

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Digital and agile logistics processes for shorter delivery times and location-based services.

  • Fast and consistent logistics processes with comprehensive E2E monitoring
  • Flexible expandability for service activities in the supply chain

Processes like packaging, storage, transportation and distribution of goods have come a long way, and digital in most cases. Paper documents are rarely seen anymore, neither at ports nor at the receiving end. This enables consistent process monitoring.

Digital Transformation in LogisticsSolutions

Digital Warehouse

Centralized/decentralized integrated management systems coordinate planning, control and material movement electronically.  The Data Warehouse contains all the data for analytic purposes which has been aggregated along the way.

BIS API Integration
Data Warehouse/
Enterprise Resource Planning [ERP] Integration

Labeling and Accompanying Documents

Relevant information such as ingredients, hazardous materials, bar codes, labels, addresses, etc. is stated on the product packaging or outer packaging. Such information is extracted from integrated systems and transferred from corresponding data or documents such as delivery notes, invoices, etc.

Business Integration Suite
Product/Logistic Data Transfers

Tracking and Digital Logistics in Real Time

Fast and transparent transportation, accompanied by digital order processing and the respective shipping status, engaging all logistics stakeholders like Courier, Express and Parcel (CEP) services, freight companies as well as the many system providers.

Status/Shipment Tracking Communication Interface

End2End Process Monitoring of B2B and Logistics Data

All intermediate steps such as batch tracking, delivery confirmation, invoicing and returns can be successfully controlled and handled through continuous processes and monitoring.

Success Story: Electronic process automation and monitoring at fenaco

Business Integration Suite
Message Tracking and Monitoring


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Gain advantages and benefits with global and virtual trade thanks to fast and cost-effective production processes.

  • Digital works through integration of machines, systems and the supply chain
  • Real-time interface management for product traceability

The integration and automation of production, the traceability of your products as well as the permanent monitoring of the production processes are key points on the digital agenda for manufacturing companies, and critical to obtain a competitive advantage.

Digitalization in ProductionSolutions

Automation and integration of manufacturing processes

Flexible and integrated manufacturing processes enable different services to be incorporated and orchestrated into a time-saving and resource-efficient production, which can actively control customer requests for lot size 1 and various follow-up processes.

Success Story: Digital production with machine data integration at B/S/H

BIS API Integration
Real-time integration of MES System based production processes

Material/Inventory and Order Management

The use of new materials as well as the constant optimization of requirements are based on consistent electronic processes between business partners. Inventories are built up in a precise way and orders are sent quickly and on schedule.

ERP Integration
Efficient resource planning and order processing

Product Identification and Traceability

The seamless product traceability starts in production, from data verification, quality assurance through serialization and labeling of products, in order to obtain secure storage or archiving of the data.

BIS API Integration
Secure availability of information in the long run

Performance Management

Permanent monitoring of goods inputs/outputs, real-time regulation and demand forecasting analysis, optimized energy consumption or raw material use in production.

Business Integration Suite
Message Tracking and Monitoring

Consumer goods manufacturers and businesses have a great opportunity to benefit from the possibilities of digital transformation!

The SEEBURGER Business Integration Suite is the driving force for digital transformation.

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Global success through innovative concepts and sales strategies

SEEBURGER’s Business Integration Suite, with its tailored, precise technologies for EDI as well as API/EAI integration, supports ARTDECO securely, efficiently and reliably during digitalization.

Full flexibility for EDI, Cloud and Application integration

Thetford selected the SEEBURGER BIS as central integration solution and obtains a standard approach for all integration scenarios as Salesforce Cloud and internal application integrations.

Optimized efficiency with SEEBURGER Cloud services

STAR’s benefits were transparency, optimized efficiency, a more unified collaboration, synchronization and precision increase, enhanced total quality and improvement in relationship management.

Corporate B2B solution for managing all Roca Trading Partners

For deploying its overall B2B strategy, Roca use the SEEBURGER adapters for SAP PI. It provides functionality required for easy implementation of all corporate B2B collaboration requirements.

Innovating Philipsʼ communication by SEEBURGER BIS

One solution for all the Human-to-Human, Philips’ EDI communication and partner Onboarding services with their trading partners

Optimized procurement processes and e-invoicing via WebEDI Cloud

The HOERBIGER Holding AG from Switzerland handles with the SEEBURGER solution their procurement processes and e-Invoicing with all of their small suppliers around the world at a high quality level.

Efficient sales force integration via the SEEBURGER Cloud

HOERBIGER chose the flexible SEEBURGER Cloud platform for the swift and efficient Salesforce Integration using Salesforce Soap and Bulk API by additionally provision of KPI reports from SAP BW.

Flexible data interchange with solutions from one single source

Significant savings by secure engineering data exchange and integration with external development partners in one central PLM System, provided by BIS6 EDI, Managed as well as Adhoc File Transfer.

Integration Platform for All EDI/B2B Processes

With SEEBURGER BIS Borgstena got what they needed, a single, centralized solution to consolidate and simplify the B2B/EDI processes with trading partners and the integration of plants in the world.

B2B consolidation and centralization with Cloud Services

Barilla, leader di mercato nel settore della pasta e con una presenza internazionale significativa, gestisce tutte le continue richieste di aggiornamento B2B tramite una piattaforma EDI centralizzata.

CPG Standard Solution from SEEBURGER for EDI integration

Dr.Schär use the CPG Standard Solution from SEEBURGER for EDI integration with its international Business Partners, providing savings in terms of overall costs and with a high level of control.