Gartner Research

Planned Research for Supply Management Functional Excellence, 2013

Published: 24 January 2013

ID: G00247244

Analyst(s): Richard Adams, Ray Barger Jr


Supporting the "Agenda Overview for Core Supply Chain, 2013," this research reviews the keys to supply management functional excellence. Supply chain leaders can use it as a foundation to develop the processes, organization and technology to achieve sourcing and procurement excellence.

Table Of Contents


  • Key Issues and Initiatives
    • What Are the Best Practices and Trends in Global Sourcing Strategies?
    • How Do Companies Mature, Transform and Enable Supply Management?
    • What Are the Best Practices and Trends in Supplier Management?
    • How Will Organizations Implement Supply Management Sourcing and Procurement Solutions That Focus on People, Processes and Technology to Improve Maturity and Business Performance?
  • Related Priorities

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