Gartner Research

Agenda Overview for Supply Chain Strategy and Enablers, 2013

Published: 03 January 2013

ID: G00246049

Analyst(s): Michael Dominy


Establishing the right supply chain strategies and enabling capabilities supports growth, agility, sustainability and profitability. Supply chain executives can use this agenda to help develop and execute strategies and best practices that build, implement and sustain enabling capabilities.

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Key Issues

  • How do we incorporate business and technology innovations into our supply chain?
  • How do we plan, implement and manage transformational initiatives?
  • How can companies create and manage an effective supply chain risk management function?
  • How can companies build a successful supply chain performance management framework?
  • How can sustainability be integrated into products, services, enterprises and supply chains?
  • What architecture do we need to support supply chain transformation?
  • What are the best practices when selecting or working with consultants, supply chain outsourcing or SCM BPO providers?
  • What skill sets are required to transform and govern the supply chain organization?

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