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Apply the Gartner Supply Chain Maturity Model for Better Supply Planning

Published: 07 April 2014

ID: G00260503

Analyst(s): Tim Payne , Amber Salley


Processes, technology and people must converge to improve supply planning maturity. Supply planning functional leaders can use Gartner's Maturity Model for Supply Planning to assess their current maturity and help develop a road map to define their short-term and long-term supply planning strategy.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Understand What Supply Planning Means for Your Business
  • Improve Supply Planning With Gartner's Maturity Model
  • Determine Your Stage Based on Different Dimensions of Maturity
    • Stage 1
    • Stage 2
    • Stage 3
    • Stage 4
    • Stage 5
  • 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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