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How Demand Management Disruption Will Power the Future Supply Chain

Published: 22 November 2018

ID: G00368766

Analyst(s): Tom Enright

Summary

Global supply chains will need to make fundamental changes in how they operate to remain competitive as demand for people, products and services will disrupt current business models. This research helps supply chain leaders make the transition to a future state of elevated demand management.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Proliferation of Data Offers New Opportunities to Better Predict Demand
  • Inability to Operate in a Trading Partner Network Will Hinder an Organization’s Ability to Manage Its Complex Supply Chain
  • A Global Shift in Growth, Wealth and Other Demand Disruptions Requires Better Demand-Sensing and Shaping Capabilities

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