Gartner Research

Supply Chain Strategy, Leadership and Governance Primer for 2018

Published: 01 February 2018

ID: G00344069

Analyst(s): Virginia Howard , Michael Dominy , Debra Hofman , Dana Stiffler , Stan Aronow , Ken Chadwick

Summary

As the speed of change, new threats and opportunities raise the stakes for enterprises, supply chain has never been more important to commercial success. Supply chain leaders can use this research as a guide to meet business demands and maximize their impact on strategy, leadership and governance.

Table Of Contents

Scope

Analysis

  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • What best practices, trends and innovations should we consider in designing strategy and aligning it to business goals?
    • How do we optimize supply chain operating models and bridge them to our strategy with roadmaps and initiatives?
    • What do we need to know about designing and developing a comprehensive supply chain talent and organization strategy grounded in agility?
    • How should we assess our progress and improve our supply chain performance?

Related Priorities

  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading
  • Tools and Toolkits

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