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A New Demand-Driven Maturity Model for Outsourcing in the Manufacturing Network

Published: 28 September 2010

ID: G00206247

Analyst(s): Hussain Mooraj, Barry Blake


Supply chain and operational excellence goes hand in hand with holistic management of internal and external manufacturing capabilities in the product supply network. This research highlights the operational and organizational trends in managing these resources.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Introduction
  • 1.1 Scope of Research
    • Overview
  • The Demand-Driven Outsourced Manufacturing Maturity Model
    • Stage 1: Reacting
    • Stage 2: Anticipating
    • Stage 3: Collaborating
    • Stage 4: Orchestrating
  • Process Flow for Outsourced Manufacturing
    • Supply Chain Design
    • Make-Versus-Buy Analysis
    • Building the Business Case
    • Partner Selection
  • Steps to Ensuring Success
    • Measuring Success
  • Conclusion

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