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Planned Research for Supply Chain Planning Excellence, 2014

Published: 27 January 2014

ID: G00259923

Analyst(s): Debashis Tarafdar, Marko Pukkila , Janet Suleski , Andrew Stevens , Jan Kohler, Amber Salley , Mike Griswold , Tim Payne


Improving the effectiveness of supply chain planning processes is a top priority for companies. This year's research agenda for planning excellence supports the "Agenda Overview for Core Supply Chain, 2014" and helps supply chains drive necessary planning improvements.

Table Of Contents


  • Key Issues
    • What Are the Best Practices in SCP (Including Demand Planning, Supply Planning and Inventory Planning)?
    • How Are the Technologies, Markets and Vendors for SCP Evolving?
    • What Are the Best Practices in End-to-End Business Planning (Including S&OP, IBP and Multienterprise Planning)?
  • Related Priorities

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