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How to Evaluate Whether Outsourcing Your SCP Functions or Processes Is Right for Your Organization

Published: 11 October 2019

ID: G00448240

Analyst(s): Peter Schram , Amber Salley , KC Quah


Supply chain planning business process outsourcing is an option for organizations considering alternatives to align SCP with a business strategy. Supply chain leaders should use this research to determine the need and approach for outsourcing to improve planning quality and business results.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Evaluate the Organization’s Need for SCP Outsourcing
  • Build the Business Case for Outsourcing
  • Develop a Strategy to Manage Outsourcing Challenges
  • Choose the Best-Fitting Outsourcing Partner

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