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The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2012

Published: 21 May 2012

ID: G00234062

Analyst(s): Debra Hofman , Stan Aronow


Here, we reveal the eighth annual Supply Chain Top 25, identifying global supply chain leaders and highlighting their best practices.

Table Of Contents


  • The Notable Trends
    • Supply Chain Risk Management and Resilience: Surviving and Thriving
  • Simplification
  • A Shift Toward Multilocal Operations
  • Inside the Numbers
    • The Top Five
    • Movers and Shakers: No. 6 Through No. 15
    • Rounding Out the List: No. 16 Through No. 25
    • A Fond Farewell (for Now)
    • Honorable Mentions
  • What Is Demand-Driven Excellence?
  • Operational Excellence and Innovation Excellence
  • Measuring Demand-Driven Excellence
    • The Metrics We Wish We Had
  • Supply Chain Top 25 Methodology
    • Financial Component
    • Opinion Component
    • Polling Procedure
    • Composite Score
  • Looking Ahead

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