Gartner Research

Supply Chain Top 25 Methodology: What About Working Capital?

Published: 02 September 2010

ID: G00206365

Analyst(s): Debra Hofman


Working capital is often suggested as a financial metric to use in our Supply Chain Top 25 ranking. Here we test the metric with actual data and report the results.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Why Consider Working Capital?
  • Inherent Industry Differences Exist
  • Shorter Is Not Always Better: It's All About Balance

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