Packaged solutions for the chemicals industry are available from SAP and selected partners. Still, given a number of other viable solutions, prospective users will have to decide whether SAP would indeed be the best solution without the packaged option.
use of radio frequency terminal bar code equipment and optional paper for confirmation
large global chemicals companies use SAP. He goes on to say that SAP nevertheless has many clients in the mid-market space (about 70 percent of all installations are in the revenue band up to $1 billion [USD]). In fact, SAP has about 1,300 mid-market customers in the chemicals space. Thus, although the market perception is that SAP is only for large enterprises, SAP in fact already has a substantial presence in the mid-market. According to Kochendoerfer, these companies are across all chemical segments,