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How the Digital Supply Chain Made Apple No. 1 on the Supply Chain Top 25

Published: 28 July 2008

ID: G00181758

Analyst(s): C.J. Wehlage

Summary

Although iTunes helped Apple claim the No. 1 spot on AMR Research's 2008 Supply Chain Top 25, the concept, cost, and effort was years in the making, with the result modifying an industry. In this article, we will explore what digital supply chains are, how they supported Apple's growth, and how they'll transform the high-tech industry.

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