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Survey Results Highlight the Challenges in Implementing a Digital Supply Chain in the Life Science Industry

Published: 10 October 2018

ID: G00367925

Analyst(s): Michael Dominy , Michael Burkett , Stephen Meyer


Gartner survey results indicate that life science supply chain leaders are encountering challenges as they implement digital strategies. While obstacles are to be expected, given the continual advancement of technology, this research can help supply chain leaders craft an effective digital strategy.

Table Of Contents


  • What Challenges Are Facing Life Science Supply Chains Looking to Take Advantage of Digital?
    • Life Science Supply Chains Face Many Internal Hurdles When Implementing a Digital Strategy
    • Internal Alignment of Digital Initiatives
    • Life Science Companies Have Too Many Choices to Leverage Digital
    • Unsure of the Benefits That Digital Technology Can Bring
  • Conclusion

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