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Apply the Supply Chain Maturity Model to Drive Logistics Excellence

Published: 12 September 2013

ID: G00253650

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


This maturity model is a guide for logistics executives to assess their organization's current capabilities, define a vision for logistics and develop a plan to deliver it.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Understand What Logistics Means for Your Business
    • Recommendations
  • Use Gartner's Maturity Model to Improve Your Logistics Capability
    • Recommendations
  • Determine Your Stage Based on Different Dimensions of Maturity
    • Stage 1: React
    • Stage 2: Anticipate
    • Stage 3: Integrate
    • Stage 4: Collaborate
    • Stage 5: Orchestrate
    • Recommendations
  • Develop a Plan to Move From One Stage to the Next
    • Moving From Stage 1 to Stage 2
    • Moving From Stage 2 to Stage 3
    • Moving From Stage 3 to Stage 4
    • Moving From Stage 4 to Stage 5
    • Recommendations
  • Shift Your Emphasis, Depending on the Maturity Stage
    • Recommendations

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