Insights – Supply Chain
2020 Disrupted: Safeguard and Build Resilience in Your Supply Chain
The Hackett Group’s latest analysis indicates companies will see revenue decline by an average of 21%, which represents COGS of $1.63 billion. Three imperatives can yield a significant, positive impact in the near term and can be catalysts for building a resilient supply chain in the longer term.Download Now
Benchmarking Uncovers Supply Chain and Customer Services GBS Opportunities
World-class finance organizations continue to outperform their more typical peers on measures of efficiency and effectiveness. Now, wider adoption of digital technology can help them further accelerate performance and break through the cost-effectiveness plateau of recent years.
Supply Chain Finance
Supply chain finance (SCF) is an increasingly popular approach to optimizing working capital. It has continued to grow, partially helped by the well-established technology and primarily due to five factors which have been essential for success.
Global Supply Chain: Avoiding the Pitfalls in Global Trade Compliance
Global operations and the resulting complex supply chains represent plenty of opportunities and also significant risks potentially affecting business continuity.
Framework for Successful Implementation of Global Business Services for Supply Chain
Supply chain is an area of focus for value creation and cost reduction through migration to global business service (gbs) operations.
Roadmap to a Successful Digital Supply Chain Transformation
80% of organizations surveyed by The Hackett Group acknowledge that digital transformation will have a significant impact on their business, but only half have a strategy in place to support it.
What’s Your Brexit Strategy for Your Supply Chain?
More than 50% of the UK's exports and imports are now intra-European. Consequently, whatever happens to British supply chains in the UK on March 29, 2019, will also happen to a lesser extend to those of its EU trading partners.
Unleashing the Potential of Advanced Supply Chain Analytics
The digital transformation of supply chain organizations has generated voluminous amounts of data which is now available for analysis in order to provide meaningful, actionable insights to decision makers.
Analytics: Laying the Foundation for Supply Chain DigitalTransformation
Developing a capability in analytics and insight-driven decision making is critical to digital transformation and should be a focus for supply chain leaders.
Global Business Services for Supply Chain and Commercial Operations
Supply chain and commercial processes have emerged as the next areas to leverage the global business services model, which has traditionally been used for back-office processes such as finance and human resources.
Supply Chain Transformation for the Digital Era
This article provides insights on trends, adoption, benefits, best practices, design and implementation considerations on the journey to supply chain digital transformation.
How the Supply Chain Can Help Improve New Product Development Success
Factors such as time-to-market, cost and launch readiness are critical to new product development (NPD) success in the marketplace – and all are areas in which the supply chain can and should play a pivotal role.