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Designing an Environmentally Sustainable Supply Chain Network

Published: 02 January 2018

ID: G00342800

Analyst(s): Kamala Raman , Pam Fitzpatrick


Companies are incorporating environmental impact goals into their business strategy not only to meet regulatory needs but also to improve their brand equity and profitability. This research will help supply chain leaders evaluate the influence of these objectives on the design of their network.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Create a Baseline Assessment of the Existing Network So You Can Select the Right Metrics
  • Include Environmental Impact Objectives in Network Models
  • Select Use Cases That Are Appropriate for Your Organization's Maturity Level

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