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Design Resilience Into Your Supply Chain With Scenario Planning to Weather the Unexpected

Published: 05 April 2018

ID: G00348544

Analyst(s): Kamala Raman , Anita Vila-Parrish


Scenario planning, done right, can make businesses resilient to known risks as well as to unanticipated risks. This research will help supply chain leaders prioritize risks, orchestrate remedial actions and make scenario planning an ongoing enabler of supply chain strategy.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Create Broad and Pragmatic Scenarios in the Strategic Planning Cycle
  • Instill an Integrated Risk Management Policy in Product and Network Design
  • Establish a Governance Model to Refresh Information and Fine-Tune Scenarios Annually

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