Gartner Research

Survey Analysis: To Improve Life Science Costs, Target Efforts Based on Likelihood of Success

Published: 10 April 2017

ID: G00325306

Analyst(s): Stephen Meyer


Gartner's survey of supply chain cost reduction in the life science industry shows the categories where cost reduction efforts have yielded the best and worst returns. Supply chain leaders in life science can use this research to align their cost reduction efforts for the best likelihood of success.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Cost Components of the Life Science Supply Chain
  • Cost Reduction Goals Relative to Size of Spend
  • Actual Cost Reduction Compared to Goals
  • Future Cost Reduction Targets
  • Methodology
  • Definitions

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