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Four Platforms to Focus Supply Chain Organization Design

Published: 07 January 2015

ID: G00270227

Analyst(s): Ken Chadwick


CSCOs and those leading organization design initiatives want to know the one right supply chain organization design to support both operations and growth. While every supply chain is different, this research outlines four common platforms to kick-start productive organization design initiatives.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Identify and Implement the Appropriate Supply Chain Organization Platform for Your Business
    • The Decentralized Platform
    • The Center-Led Platform
    • The Centralized Platform
    • The Distributed Matrix Platform
  • The Path Forward

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