Gartner Research

Are You Ready for Supply Chain Segmentation?

Published: 17 June 2014

ID: G00264085

Analyst(s): Jennifer Loveland , Stan Aronow

Summary

Within the supply chain strategy, segmentation helps maximize supply chain value to the company and customer. We provide chief supply chain officers and center-of-excellence leaders a framework to assess organizational readiness tied to demand-driven value network maturity.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Pursue Supply Chain Segmentation Based on Maturity
    • Recommended Journey to Successful, Sustainable End-to-End Supply Chain Segmentation
  • Prioritize DDVN Maturity in Strategy and Organization Before Beginning Any Segmentation
    • Recommendations for Planning a Road Map to Segmentation Readiness
    • Recommendations for Increasing Maturity in the Strategy and Organization Dimension
  • Prioritize DDVN Maturity in Supply Chain Governance Before Beginning Any Segmentation
    • Recommendations for Planning a Road Map to Segmentation Readiness
    • Recommendations for Increasing Maturity in the Supply Chain Governance Dimension
  • Summary

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