FIS / TradeFlex: New Connectivity to Marketplaces from SAP ERP

Introduction
FIS / TradeFlex is a new, hosted technology that facilitates the exchange of product data from SAP ERP with Marketplaces such as Amazon, eBay, Otto and Mercateo. In addition the platform provides a simpler method of handling customer transactions and order fulfillment.
The FIS / TradeFlex platform is deeply integrated with SAP ERP and is controlled from one single connection.

Who is it for?

FIS / TradeFlex is for organisations with SAP (ECC 6 or S/4HANA) who provide products via marketplaces. The platform provides a simpler alternative to the manual tasks usually associated with product management and order processing with marketplaces.
FIS / TradeFlex provides deep connectivity with SAP ERP and also the functionality to access data from other applications used in marketplace management. i.e. Product Information Management Systems (PIMS).
Key Information: FIS / TradeFlex
  • Comprehensive and deep process integration with SAP ERP
  • End-to-end process inclusivity
  • Full transparency of expenses and revenues including reporting tools
  • Central management of online marketplace activities from one application
  • Significantly increased visibility and coverage range of your brands and enterprise
  • Offers transparent and efficient customer service
  • Fast and effective testing of new marketplaces to accelerate campaigns and product launches
  • No new development and interface programs required
  • A central platform for managing several marketplaces
  • The Fiori app consolidates tasks into one application with enhanced functionality for process management and data exchanges>
  • Non-invasive to SAP standard – no modifications to SAP ERP are made
  • Simplifies managing product selection, campaign management, pricing, shipping and inventory levels

Current Marketplace Integrations with FIS / TradeFlex

  • Amazon – multi-national e-commerce company
  • eBay – e-commerce company
  • Fnac – French based retail chain with e-commerce platform
  • Mercateo – online B2B e-procurement platform
  • Otto – mail order and one of the world’s largest e-commerce platforms
  • Digitec Galaxus – largest online retailer in Switzerland
  • Conrad – major electronic goods retailer
  • ManoMano – French DIY online platform

Planned development

  • Cdiscount – French e-commerce platform offering both products and financial services
  • Idealo – German based price comparison site