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Supply Chainnovators, 2014: Harnessing Complexity to Elevate Supply Chain

Published: 29 May 2014

ID: G00258735

Analyst(s): Dana Stiffler , Stan Aronow , Paul Lord , Jane Barrett

Summary

Supply chain organizations in $1 billion to $10 billion companies have to be operational efficiency champions, trend-watching innovators, guardians of quality and wranglers of complexity. Four Supply Chainnovators have met these demands and elevated the role of supply chain at their companies.

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Analysis

  • Celestica Overhauls Buyer-Planner Roles for Major Inventory Impact
  • CooperVision Tames Complexity
  • Eastman Chemical Establishes an Improvement Engine
  • SanDisk Builds in Flexibility and Responsiveness

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