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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning Solutions


Supply chain planning technology is needed to facilitate responsive, agile planning that supports a company’s strategic goals. Supply chain technology leaders should use this research when evaluating and selecting software tools to enable their supply chain planning maturity progression.

Published: 22 February 2021

ID: G00450343

Analyst(s): Amber Salley Tim Payne Pia Orup Lund

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • Adexa
    • Anaplan
    • Arkieva
    • Blue Yonder
    • Dassault Systèmes
    • Demand Solutions
    • E2open
    • GAINSystems
    • Infor
    • Kinaxis
    • Logility
    • o9 Solutions
    • OMP
    • Oracle
    • QAD DynaSys
    • SAP
    • Slimstock
    • ToolsGroup
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

  • Honorable Mentions

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
    • Product or Service
    • Overall Viability
    • Sales Execution/Pricing
    • Market Responsiveness/Record
    • Marketing Execution
    • Customer Experience
    • Operations
  • Completeness of Vision
    • Market Understanding
    • Marketing Strategy
    • Offering (Product) Strategy
    • Vertical/Industry Strategy
    • Innovation
    • Geographic Strategy
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


  • Key Actions to Help With SCP Technology Selection
  • Evaluation Frameworks

Market Overview

  • New Paradigms in Supply Chain Planning
  • Focus on Reducing the Four Evils of Supply Chain Planning
  • Top Evolutions of SCP Technology to Counter These Challenges
  • Top Drivers for Vendor Selection

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
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