Gartner Research

Improving Retail Planning and Execution Alignment Starts With S&OE

Published: 19 January 2018

ID: G00341934

Analyst(s): Mike Griswold

Summary

Lack of maturity in aligning short-term planning activities creates inefficiencies in many retail supply chains. This research helps supply chain leaders responsible for planning in retail position short-term planning within the broader context of planning and execution alignment.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Understanding and Defining Planning Horizons Are Key to Improving S&OE/MIOE Process Maturity
  • A Well-Defined Metrics Framework Enables Enhanced S&OE/MIOE Decision Processes
  • S&OE/MIOE Does Not "Reinvent" the Wheel

Gartner Recommended Reading

©2019 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.