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Apply the Gartner Maturity Model to Drive Supply Management Value

Published: 30 March 2015

ID: G00275109

Analyst(s): Ray Barger Jr, Richard Adams


The Gartner Supply Management Maturity Model is a key supply chain tool to determine the health of supply management. CPOs and supply management leaders should use this framework to align their vision, assess current maturity and define initiatives to achieve greater maturity, savings and value.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Understand What Supply Management Means for Business
  • How to Improve Supply Management With Gartner's Maturity Model
  • Determine Your Stage Based on Different Dimensions of Maturity
    • Stage 1: Reacting
    • Stage 2: Anticipating
    • Stage 3: Integrating
    • Stage 4: Collaborating
    • Stage 5: Orchestrating
  • 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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