Gartner Research

Innovate Under Every Condition: The Bimodal Supply Chain

Published: 26 September 2016

ID: G00316408

Analyst(s): Tom Enright , John Johnson


Supply chain leaders are at the center of a digital revolution that requires a new approach to investing in technology, leadership and talent. Embrace a bimodal supply chain by combining stable best practices with innovative approaches to remain competitive in a digital world.

Table Of Contents


  • Operate Bimodal Supply Chains to Embrace Digital Business
  • Bimodal Allows Companies to Drive Innovation and Disruption While Maintaining Core Capabilities
  • Technology, Automation and Data Roles Within the Supply Chain Are Changing
  • Shifting Business Requirements Demand Leaders Who Thrive in a Bimodal Organization

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