Gartner Research

Are Your New Product Business Case and Process Requirements Getting in the Way of Innovation?

Published: 04 January 2017

ID: G00317222

Analyst(s): Jan Kohler, Janet Suleski


Supply chain leaders who support new product launches are working more closely with product management leaders to increase the rate of innovation success. Use this research to refine how you make resource trade-offs, and apply metrics to drive the right results internally and externally.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Segment Product Ideas Being Considered and Approved Innovations Entering Development to Determine Resource Allocation and Trade-Offs
  • Use Both Common and Emerging Metrics to Calculate the Value of Innovation Externally and to Assess Internal Process Performance
  • Measure Product Portfolio Health to Identify the Types of Innovations Needed to Drive Optimal Productivity and Portfolio Health

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