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Lessons Learned From Supply Chain Visibility Initiatives: Part 1 — Supply Chain Planning and Cross-Domain, 2016

Published: 07 July 2016

ID: G00308456

Analyst(s): Amber Salley , Christian Titze

Summary

CSCOs are deploying supply chain visibility capabilities to improve their customers' experience and their relationships with business partners. This research introduces six use cases to highlight key best practices and reveal how technology solutions help supply chain visibility transformations.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Increase Customer Sales and Service Levels With End-to-End Visibility and Collaboration
    • Key Take-Aways
  • Minimize Inventory Liability in an Outsourced Environment
    • Key Take-Aways
  • Increase Supply Chain Visibility to Fulfill Delivery Promises
    • Key Take-Aways
  • Maintain Customer Commitments Within Unprecedented Uncertainty
    • Key Take-Aways
  • Expand Supply Chain Insights With Multiple Analytical Capabilities
    • Key Take-Aways
  • Utilize Visibility for Legal and Regulatory Obligations and Risk Mitigation
    • Key Take-Aways

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