SAS Customers awarded at SAS Forum Belux

Three customers receive Awards of Excellence in applying SAS Business Analytics

Tervuren (Oct 25, 2012)

Three customers received an Award of Excellence from SAS, leader in business analytics software and services. These awards recognize the strategic and innovative use of SAS in specific domains and were handed over at the SAS Forum Belgium & Luxembourg, in Louvain-la-Neuve.

Colruyt - SAS Award of Excellence for Best Business Solution Project.

Colruyt Group Services started a project on transfer pricing. The main goal was to provide cost transparency, thorough cost analysis capabilities and to make service costs predictable, all internally as well as towards business units. This goal was reached with the help of SAS® Activity-Based Management.

FPS Economy SAS Award of Excellence for Best Business Analytics Project.

This project is still under embargo and SAS and FPS Economy will communicate more about it in November.

UCB Pharma - SAS Award of Excellence for Most Innovative Business Analytics Project.

UCB Pharma applied Business Analytics across departments by integrating data from global sales operations, finance and supply chain. They initiated an innovative web-listening project using text analytics to analyze patient comments available in social media. This helps them reach their aspiration of being a patient-centric company offering innovative new medicines and enabling cutting-edge scientific research that is driven by the patients’ needs. Accenture assisted UCB with the implementation of the project.

 

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