In times of extreme uncertainty, supply chain leaders should rely on supply chain scenario planning (versus traditional forecasting) to prepare and improve decision making. 

Supply chain leaders looking to run actionable supply chain scenario planning exercises can use this guide to:

  • Identify and prioritize critical driving forces
  • Create and effectively communicate supply chain scenarios
  • Use scenarios to continuously revise supply chain strategies

The Gartner Supply Chain Scenario Planning Guide includes:

  • Roles and responsibilities chart for the scenario planning team
  • Scenario development tool
  • Scenario action planning guidance