Maliban Biscuit Manufactories opts for SAP ERP platform
Sri Lanka's pioneering biscuit manufacturer, Maliban Biscuit
Manufactories has implemented a state-of-the-art Enterprise Resource
Planning (ERP) platform to streamline its business processes and thereby
Maliban is one of the first companies in Sri Lanka to adopt the
Business Suite 4 SAP HANA (SAP S/4 HANA), which will make a significant
contribution to make the business processes more productive.
Managing Director, Maliban, Ms Kumudika Fernando said, "We strive to
achieve continuous improvement of our products and systems and
processors. These improvements have already given us results. We aspire
to adopt world-class practices for our business and as a result the
management adopted the world's best ERP platform. I am confident that it
will transform the entire organization."
With analytical information becoming a decisive factor for modern
businesses, SAP S/4HANA will enable Maliban to equip itself with more
in-depth and dynamic analyses of the market and customer demand trends.
This will prepare the organization to face the challenges of the
future more effectively and efficiently. SAP S/4HANA is designed to
drive business innovation with simplicity by connecting people, devices
and business networks in real time to support the development of new
business models. It also offers cloud, on-premise and hybrid deployment
options to provide maximum choice to businesses.
General Manager (Finance), Maliban, Dilum Bellana said, "We will
experience many cross departmental efficiencies and mitigate much work
duplication within companies and departments. This will further improve
the working environment for staff, helping us move towards a digital
"We will receive real time information for decision-making which is a
key in our business environment. This platform will link us to our
business partners enabling real time order generation helping suppliers
and distributors manage optimum stock balances," he said.