News 2018 and 2017

It Continues Now, through Barclay Meade, manages EDI/B2B partner on-boarding programme at leading flu vaccine pharma company

2 April 2018

From August 2017 through March 2018 It Continues Now, through Barclay Meade, contracted for a leading global provider of flu vaccine managing their EDI/B2B team as part of a multi-region SAP implementation.

Deliverables included management of a budget approximate $0.5M reporting to the Project Management Office, producing Statement of Work for 2 B2B/EDI Service Providers, running a team of 4 consultants work schedule and reporting progress to business stakeholders.

EDI/B2B messages were mainly ANSI X12 / EDIFACT / SAP IDOC XML on an OpenText managed service platform to support an SAP sales orders to cash process with an eInvoice service provided by EDICOM.

The team successfully implemented EDI/B2B to support sales, distribution and billing with customers, logistic partners and eInvoice providers in Italy, Germany, Spain, UK, US, Canada and completed design preparation for the next wave in Australia and New Zealand with handover to an APAC region implementation team.

We thank them for the contract and give our best wishes for successful business execution to combat northern hemisphere flu season 2018-19 and their upcoming southern hemisphere implementation in 2019. We also give many thanks to our agency Barclay Meade for marketing our services, contract compliance diligence and the business administration through the execution phase.

It Continues Now advices SaaS company in Trade Promotion Management sector on B2B practices

1 September 2017

It Continues Now completed a short research and advisory assignment for a leading Gartner listed SaaS Company in the Trade Promotion Management sector. The focus was on next steps to upgrade their B2B/EDI/Data Exchange integration platform to meet tier one FMCG client expectations. A high level “as is” / “to be” functional analysis combined with possible vendor iPaaS solutions was presented. We wish them every success on their next steps.

It Continues Now formed

29 June 2017

It Continues Now Ltd, helps companies who are looking to transform their existing legacy EDI/B2B/EAI platform to a cloud based leading integration platform (iPaaS) or need help running their on-boarding programme effectively. The drivers are to reduce IT infrastructure spend, simplify the routine concerning connectivity/mapping, expand service capabilities through use of third-party APIs and implement rapid on-boarding with partners. We help you select an appropriate new integration iPaaS platform based on business process complexity/budget and manage your initial pilot implementation, with key partners. We train your staff to "Business as Usual" and work with you to ensure a full migration.