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Crush These 3 Metrics Myths to Improve Your Supply Chain Performance

Published: 18 April 2018

ID: G00353295

Analyst(s): Debra Hofman


Consciously managing trade-offs across the end-to-end supply chain is a challenge for many companies. This research highlights some of the implicit assumptions that supply chain leaders need to surface to successfully manage supply chain performance.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Myth No. 1: To Be a "World-Class" Supply Chain, We Must Be Best in Class on Every Metric
  • Myth No. 2: Trade-Offs Just Happen and They Are Binary
  • Myth No. 3: "Red" Is "Bad" and "Green" Is "Good"

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