According to a Gartner survey of 275 supply chain executives, improving the performance of existing suppliers is among the top critical tactics procurement leaders must use to deliver value to the business.
Supply chain disruption compels organizations to rethink how they manage suppliers and create sustainable relationships.
However, to ensure that suppliers’ performance aligns with business goals, suppliers should be measured beyond traditional operational metrics such as on-time delivery, quality and cost savings.
Merlin, the Gartner automated supplier scorecard platform, is designed to help procurement organizations to:
- Extract more supplier innovation
- Deliver lower overall cost
- Improve rationalized supply bases
This report provides the business case for automating supplier scorecards to enable a robust supplier performance evaluation process. Download the report to learn how to transform supplier relationships in the face of ongoing supply chain disruption.