A Supply Chain Potluck?

Most executives understand a physical supply chain and realize the potential cost and time-to-market benefits of contracting with partners within this supply chain. But most executives are ill informed about the potential benefits that could be obtained by digitizing today’s complex supply chains.

By · October 18, 2018

It might sound a little strange at first, but a digital supply chain operates much like a potluck party. Everyone involved is responsible for providing a key element that facilitates the supply chain process, and just like a potluck, this requires heavy planning and coordination by the "host."

This ARC Advisory Group report, The Digital Supply Chain: Don't Get Left Out of the Party, examines:

  • The digital supply chain "guest list"
  • Essential data contributions for the supply chain party
  • Managing activities so "dinner is served" on time

Don't get left out the party - discover the potential benefits of a digital supply chain and download the report today!

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