Gartner Research

The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25 for 2016

Published: 18 May 2016

ID: G00295801

Analyst(s): Kimberly Ennis , Stan Aronow , Jim Romano , Michael Burkett


This research unveils the 12th annual global Supply Chain Top 25, identifying supply chain leaders and highlighting their best practices for heads of supply chain and strategy organizations.

Table Of Contents


  • The Notable Trends
    • Customer-Driven Partner Integration
    • Adoption of Advanced Analytics
    • Increasing Emphasis on Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Inside the Numbers
    • Return of the Supply Chain "Masters"
    • The Top Five
    • Movers and Shakers: No. 6 Through No. 15
    • Rounding Out the List: No. 16 Through No. 25
    • Honorable Mentions
  • What Is Demand-Driven Excellence?
  • Operational Excellence and Innovation Excellence
  • Measuring Demand-Driven Excellence
    • The Metrics We Wish We Had
  • Supply Chain Top 25 Methodology
    • Business Data
    • Opinion Component
    • Polling Procedure
    • Composite Score
  • Looking Ahead

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