Gartner Research

Making the Case for Increased Adoption of Advanced Supply Chain Analytics

Published: 15 July 2015

ID: G00276513

Analyst(s): Noha Tohamy


A recent Gartner supply chain study underscores the need for advanced analytics to support current and future performance goals. Supply chain strategists can use these findings to build a strong business case for further investment in advanced analytics.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • The need for improving performance drives supply chain organizations to adopt more advanced analytics
  • Complex trade-offs by supply chain functions require the adoption of prescriptive analytics to support users' decision making
  • The expected decrease in human intervention requires supply chain organizations to invest in automated advanced analytics

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