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3 Common Mistakes When Investing in Supplementary Supply Chain Planning and Analytics Capabilities

Published: 20 February 2020

ID: G00465612

Analyst(s): Pia Orup Lund


Supplementing a core SCP platform with additional SCP and analytics capabilities can digitalize the supply chain and improve plan quality, but it carries risks. Supply chain leaders must preemptively initiate actions to mitigate these risks associated with expanding their technology portfolio.

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  • Key Challenges



  • Avoid Siloed, Ineffective and Expensive Investments
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  • Ensure the SCP Architectural Design Is Not Neglected
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  • Exploit the Potential of Your Investments
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