Gartner Research

Improve Multitier Supplier Quality by Leveraging Visibility

Published: 18 May 2015

ID: G00277877

Analyst(s): Ray Barger Jr, Christian Titze, Simon Jacobson

Summary

CPOs and supply chain, manufacturing and quality leaders must collaborate on quality to reduce future costs and cycle times, and balance business drivers. Here we present trends from Gartner's recent quality study, and how companies can leverage visibility to improve multitier supplier quality.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Realign Operations Functional Priorities, Including Quality, to Balance Key Business Drivers and Enhance Value Network Performance
  • Convene a Cross-Functional Team to Evaluate How Your Company Will Support Multitier Supplier Quality
  • Update Your Supply Chain Visibility Process and IT Initiative Roadmap Through 2017, Leveraging Information Hubs and Tools to Enable Multitier Supplier Quality

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