Gartner Research

Supply Chain M&A Phase 3: Integration Planning Best Practices

Published: 22 February 2016

ID: G00293521

Analyst(s): Jan Kohler


CSCOs and their supply chain M&A teams in companies active in M&A deals must develop integration plans that ensure Day 1 readiness and drive integration to achieve intended deal value. This research provides guidance on integration planning best practices from companies with mature M&A capability.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Prepare for Integration Plan Development
  • Define the Joint Business Integration Strategy
  • Build a Strong Supply Chain Integration Plan
  • Learn From Experienced Supply Chain M&A Teams

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