Gartner Research

Planned Research for Supply Chain Logistics Strategy and Functional Excellence, 2013

Published: 15 February 2013

ID: G00247442

Analyst(s): C. Klappich , William McNeill , James Lisica, Greg Aimi


Gartner's Deliver Core Topic research agenda provides cross-industry global logistics strategies and best practices. It identifies and explains technologies that help logistics organizations achieve functional excellence as a contribution to improved supply chain performance.

Table Of Contents


  • Overview
  • How Do Companies Manage and Align Their Global, Regional and Local Logistics Capabilities With Their Overall Supply Chain and Business Strategies?
  • What Are the Best Practices in Logistics Organizational Design and Talent?
  • What Are the Best Practices in Warehousing, Distribution and Transportation?
  • What Are the Best Practices in Logistics Performance Management and Analytics?
  • How Will Organizations Implement Logistics Processes and Methodologies Using Systems to Improve Business Performance?
  • How Are the Warehousing, Transportation, Logistics and GTM Technology Markets, Vendors and Solutions Evolving?
  • What Are the Best Practices When Outsourcing Logistics and Distribution?

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