Gartner Research

Tapping Supplier Innovation for Competitive Advantage

Published: 31 July 2019

ID: G00388199

Analyst(s): Geraint John

Summary

Companies increasingly look to suppliers for new ideas, product innovations and solutions to business problems. This report looks at what needs to change in the way suppliers are engaged for innovation, and at how procurement can get involved earlier in the new product development process by collaborating better with R&D, engineering and technology functions.

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