Gartner Research

Implementing Postponement Strategies by Product Segments to Optimize Lead Time

Published: 03 June 2014

ID: G00354281

Analyst(s): Supply Chain Community Contributors

Summary

HP's supply chain has a billion customers in 170 countries. Related costs are massive. To improve, it created five supply chain pipes of specific sets of standardized business processes, IT systems, physical and financial flow. The modular approach enables a flexible composition of supply chain elements.

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