AP Automation with SAP Case Study (Global Manufacturer)

AP Automation with SAP Case Study (Global Manufacturer)

As a Fortune 100 Manufacturer with annual revenue of $6 billion, the client was processing more than 1 million invoices annually from more than 1,200 vendors in a very manual-based Accounts Payable SAP environment. After working with Naviant Group to improve their document-centric business processes, the client realized an ROI of less than one year, and saved an estimated $1.5 million in the first year post-implementation.

Key Business Objectives

  • Reduce Cost to Process Invoices
  • Centralize Control of AP Invoices
  • Increase Early Pay Discounts
  • Visibility of Current AP Liability
  • Leverage Existing Technology

Key Results

  • Reduced Labor Costs by 60%
  • Increased Early Payment Discounts
  • Post 60% of Invoices without Human Intervention
  • Complete Audit Trail & Schedule of Authority Transparency
  • Greater Visibility & Reporting
  • Enterprise-Wide Platform


“Naviant’s support and knowledge on the most obscure technical AND business issues is outstanding. What I like most about them is their ability to diagnose and gather information. I’m also appreciative at their willingness to escalate and how quickly they will escalate.”

Brian Espinosa, Global Process Transformation – Finance
Rockwell Automation

“Naviant has been our ECM solution integrator and support provider for several years now.  Their talented staff is prompt, professional, and courteous; and they are always there when we need them. Newell Rubbermaid runs SAP and Naviant truly understands SAP, which has helped us tremendously when implementing OnBase with SAP.  I would highly recommend Naviant to other companies looking at implementing an ECM strategy.”

E. Glenn Griffin, Director SAP Application Development
Newell Rubbermaid


Why Naviant?

Naviant has developed a best-of-breed, world-class accounts payable automation solution for global organizations through certified-SAP integration that leverages the exclusive NavAP Framework for SAP, OnBase and Brainware Distiller solutions. Utilizing enterprise content management with integrated document-centric Workflow and advanced OCR capture, extraction, recognition, matching, and validation, Naviant provides rapidly deployable, enterprise level, global world-class SAP AP automation solutions.

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