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Supply Chain Guide to Designing a Global Logistics Strategy

Published: 21 November 2016

ID: G00319492

Analyst(s): James Lisica


By studying the world's leading organizations and their approaches to logistics strategy design, Gartner has produced this comprehensive framework that supply chain leaders and heads of logistics can use as a step-by-step guide to formulate their own strategies for global logistics excellence.

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Research Highlights

  • PREPARE: Prepare for your strategy design process by gaining insight into the key success factors that have been shown to make leaders' strategies more effective.
  • ASSESS: Assess the global logistics function to understand critical capability gaps and then target the appropriate strategic goals.
  • DESIGN AND EXECUTE: Design a cohesive development plan and execute the strategy.

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