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2017 Strategic Roadmap for Logistics Excellence: Achieving Functional Alignment (Moving From Stage 1 to Stage 2 Maturity)

Published: 23 June 2017

ID: G00319226

Analyst(s): James Lisica


Achieving functional alignment is a foundational step for supply chain leaders to take when developing global logistics. Use this strategic roadmap to develop your approach, define tasks and create tangible milestones that will unlock the benefits of Stage 2 logistics maturity.

Table Of Contents


  • Current State
    • Stage 1 (Autonomous, Siloed Operations)
  • Future State
    • Stage 2 (Functional Scale and Efficiency)
  • Gap Analysis and Interdependencies
    • Functional Alignment
  • Migration Plan
    • Higher Priority
    • Medium Priority
    • Lower Priority

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