Supply Chain Professionals

Gain the insights and strategies you need to build, manage and transform your global supply chain.

Supply chain professionals are under pressure to orchestrate a profitable supply chain strategy that maximizes productivity, minimizes risk, responds to demand fluctuations and enables product innovation.

Practitioners rely on Gartner for objective, actionable insights on executing the right supply chain initiatives to grow their businesses. Based on interactions with hundreds of supply chain executives, Gartner analysts provide a deep, cross-industry perspective on the best-practice strategies and enabling technologies to meet your specific needs.

Support Your Business

Gartner for Supply Chain Professionals supports senior supply chain executives and functional area leads from planning, sourcing, manufacturing, and logistics on a number of key issues:

Gartner for Supply Chain Leaders

Objective, actionable insight and best practices to help supply chain professionals build, manage and transform global supply.

Gartner for Enterprise Supply Chain Leaders

Get the valuable tools, in-depth insight and personal support you need to deliver cost-effective improvements and demonstrable business results.

Gartner Supply Chain Benchmarking

Uncover key business issues and gaps between supply chain performance and management expectations so you can identify opportunities to improve and make better business trade-offs.

Industry-Specific Insight

Get access to the broadest spectrum of Gartner thought leadership across supply chain business process and technology topics.

Retail and Consumer Products

Gartner works with supply chain executives on strategies that respond to the changing demands of today's consumer including inventory management, demand visibility at the retail shelf, globalization and pricing optimization.

Industrial and High-Tech Manufacturing

Designed to help supply chain and manufacturing executives respond to market risks and fluctuations, areas of coverage include risk management, demand planning, sales and operations planning and inventory optimization.

Healthcare and Life Sciences

For executives charged with delivering high-quality care while optimizing costs and adapting to new regulations, areas of coverage include multienterprise collaboration, supply chain talent, new product development, clinical trial supply chains and redesigning product supply capabilities.

Supply Chain Resources

Supply Chain Top 25

The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 is about leadership. Every year we identify the companies that best exemplify the demand-driven ideal for today's supply chain and document their best practices, which can help all companies move closer to their demand-driven goals.

2016 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference Series

The World's Most Important Gathering of Supply Chain Leaders targets senior supply chain executives across every role and industry, and is taking place in the following regions:

Analyst Inquiry

As a Gartner client you have direct access to our extensive community of supply chain analysts to assist you with the specific questions and issues related to your supply chain strategy that may not be addressed in our published research.

Gartner Webinars