Gartner Research

Use Consumer Products Benchmarking to Identify Supply Chain Improvement Priorities

Published: 18 August 2016

ID: G00314834

Analyst(s): Jan Kohler

Summary

Results of Gartner's 2016 Consumer Products Benchmarking study reveal improvement opportunities for several supply chain metrics. CSCOs can use this research to identify and prioritize opportunities in demand management, inventory management and customer service.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Leading Tactics to Reduce Demand Forecast Error
  • Key Actions to Improve Inventory Management Capability
  • Top Supply Chain Capabilities to Improve Key Service Metrics
  • Summary

Appendix

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