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A Common Starting Point for Supply Chain Segmentation

Published: 27 January 2015

ID: G00354526

Analyst(s): Supply Chain Community Contributors

Summary

Segmentation aligns end-to-end supply chain processes with customer value most optimally. Analyzing the volume and demand variability for different SKUs in product portfolios is one starting point. A volume-variation analysis lets companies develop an understanding of the segments in their supply chain.

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