Gartner Research

Logistics Strategy, Performance and Network Optimization Primer for 2016

Published: 24 February 2016

ID: G00299769

Analyst(s): C. Klappich


Heads of logistics must design a more agile and flexible logistics network to secure competitive advantage in today's customer-centric business models. Gartner's 2016 research will help logistics leaders devise new strategies and performance measurements to align with this goal.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • What are the best practices in logistics strategy, operations and performance management?
    • How do I improve performance management in logistics?
    • How do I improve logistics maturity and capabilities?
    • How do I optimize the logistics and distribution network?
    • How do we develop an IT ecosystem to support world-class logistics?
    • How should logistics organizations and leadership best address logistics outsourcing markets and providers?
    • How are logistics outsourcing markets and providers evolving?

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  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading
  • Tools and Toolkits

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