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Gartner's Benchmarking Survey Reveals Opportunities to Improve Life Science Inventory and Service

Published: 18 November 2016

ID: G00315017

Analyst(s): Debashis Tarafdar, Stephen Meyer


Gartner's supply chain metrics benchmarking program reaffirms long-held beliefs about the life science industry and reveals areas for improved efficiencies. Supply chain leaders in the life science industry can use this research to improve their supply chain strategy and goal setting.

Table Of Contents


  • Benchmarking and the Hierarchy of Metrics
    • Profitable Trade-Offs
    • The Life Science Industry
  • Opportunities With Inventory Performance
  • Are Service Levels in Life Science Overengineered?

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