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Gartner's Framework for Developing Your Logistics Capabilities

Published: 30 November 2015

ID: G00292291

Analyst(s): James Lisica


Gartner's framework for logistics development is a tactical tool that organizations can use to map interdependencies across logistics capabilities, identify critical competency gaps and prioritize the development initiatives in their strategies.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Understand the Different Capabilities of the Logistics Department
  • Learn How the Capabilities Interact With Each Other
  • Introducing Gartner's Framework for Logistics Development
    • First Level — Strategic Model and Service Structure
    • Second Level — Functional Governance and Service Efficiency
    • Third Level — Operational Execution and Service Cost
  • Calculate the Investment Required and Returns the Organization Can Expect to See Before Selecting Which Capabilities to Develop
  • Use the Framework to Tailor Your Own Development Plans

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