Report Details: This report is based on analysis of financial balance sheet and income statement data for the period of 2006-212 and cooperative research conducted with Arizona State University.
Objective: To apply the Supply Chain Index methodology to 6 industries comprising the consumer value network.
Hypothesis: The Supply Chain Index measures improvement over a set time period presenting different results depending upon the years considered. Overall, progress on supply chain performance has occurred at different rates across the consumer value network. Downstream industries and companies have struggled to a greater degree with cost pushed back in the value chain.