Gartner Research

Supply Chain Network Design to Optimize Costs and Service Primer for 2017

Published: 06 January 2017

ID: G00318270

Analyst(s): Greg Aimi , Kamala Raman , Stan Aronow

Summary

Leading companies design and align their supply chain networks to support cost, service and growth objectives. Gartner's existing and planned research helps chief supply chain officers and their supply chain strategy and design teams embrace best practices for supply chain network design.

Table Of Contents

Scope

Analysis

  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • What are the best practices for designing the supply chain operational model?
    • How do I optimally design the physical supply chain network?

Related Priorities

  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading
  • Tools and Toolkits

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