Gartner Research

Supply Chain Event Management--The Next Best Thing to Supply Chain Perfection

Published: 29 October 2001

ID: G00190053

Analyst(s): Kimberly Knickle

Summary

Supply Chain Event Management (SCEM) presents a practical approach to managing the supply chain. Companies don't need to manage supply chain relationships by voice mail or outdated paperwork. Nor do they incur the rigidity or cost of the theoretical fully automated, real-time integrated supply chain.

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