Tata Nano

Tata Nano – The Complete Supply Chain

Drivers of Supply Chain

Facility Location

•Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) •Land •Gujarat Agriculture University (GAU)





NANO – IT strategy
• Tata Motors investment in IT for efficient supply chain
– Implementation of SAP 3.1 and 4.6c (Asia’s largest implementation) – SAP SRM (Supplier Relationship Management) for end to end supply chain integration) – SAP WM (Warehouse Management) combined with barcodes to automate warehouse operations) – Knowledge based Engineering (KBE) in design

NANO – IT strategy
• SRM platform used for sustainable savings and value generation • Benefits
– Reduction in procurement cycle time – Improve process by e-procurement – Real time supplier integration with business – Knowledge sharing

NANO – IT strategy
• SAP WM with mobile data entry is combined with RF Technology (barcodes) to automate warehouse operations • Benefits
– Improved throughput at warehouses by RF enabled processes – Capability enhancement to handle more parts and team size – Real time inventory tracking

NANO – IT strategy
• Knowledge based engineering in CAD/CAM with help of KNEXT – in house software • Benefits of KBE • 30% reduction in cycle time • Designer’s knowledge and company’s best practices retained

Pricing NANO supply chain strategy

Pricing: Cost of the supply chain

Pricing: Cost of the supply chain

Thank You
Group 1A
Neha Baid Anand Pillay Arun Sharma Naveen Kumar Nidheesh Hirwani