Identify New Supply Chain Planning Capabilities to Support Resilience Tactics

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In an increasingly unpredictable world, supply chain leaders are enhancing the resilience of their networks. This shift often leads to a rise in network complexity, creating a demand for increased investment in planning capabilities to effectively navigate this heightened complexity.

According to Gartner, "In an increasingly volatile world, supply chains have embraced making their networks more resilient. Design choices in support of the resilience of a supply network also increase the network complexity." Also, "Supply chains have invested in making their networks more resilient, but they still need to invest in planning capabilities to handle the increased complexity that resilience brings."

This complimentary Gartner® report provides valuable insights on the impact of supply chain resiliency and top recommendations from Gartner®  Analyst Cristina Carvallo. Gartner states that, "For supply chain planning leaders who have already deployed or are planning to deploy these network strategies to support resilience, this research provides actionable insights on the need for more robust planning capabilities."

Key takeaways

  • How the positioning of discretionary inventory and capacity buffers require strengthening orchestration planning processes
  • How increased network supply locations require advanced selection and balancing capabilities
  • Why multisourcing increases the need to improve material planning capabilities

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Gartner, Identify New Supply Chain Planning Capabilities to Support Resilience Tactics, Cristina Carvallo, 23 January 2024.

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