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Apply the Gartner Maturity Model to Drive Supply Management Value

Published: 21 August 2013

ID: G00253513

Analyst(s): Richard Adams, Ray Barger Jr


The Gartner Supply Management Maturity Model is a key supply chain tool to determine the health of sourcing and procurement. CPOs should use this framework to align their vision, assess current maturity and define initiatives to achieve greater maturity, savings and value.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Understand What Supply Management Means for Business
  • How to Improve Supply Management With Gartner's Maturity Model
  • Determine Your Stage Based on Different Dimensions of Maturity
    • Stage 1: Reacting
    • Stage 2: Anticipating
    • Stage 3: Integrating
    • Stage 4: Collaborating
    • Stage 5: Orchestrating
  • Develop a Plan to Move From One Stage to the Next
    • The Move From Stage 1 to Stage 2
    • The Move From Stage 2 to Stage 3
    • The Move From Stage 3 to Stage 4
    • The Move From Stage 4 to Stage 5
  • Shift Your Focus Depending on the Stage of Maturity

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