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How Supply Chain Leaders Can Start and Advance Their Sustainability Journey

Published: 04 December 2019

ID: G00464035

Analyst(s): Pam Fitzpatrick , Jane Barrett


As companies strive to operate more transparently, responsibly and sustainably, CSCOs must lead supply chain to manage different risks and redefine good performance. This maturity model guide describes an approach to governance for achieving a balance of sustainability and profitability goals.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • A Maturity Model for Managing Sustainability in the Extended Value Network
  • Supply Chain Can Educate the CEO and Lead the Sustainability Journey
  • Stages of Supply Chain’s Maturity Journey for CSR Management
    • Stage 1: React
    • Stage 2: Anticipate
    • Stage 3: Integrate
    • Stage 4: Collaborate
    • Stage 5: Orchestrate

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