Report Details: This report is based on the analysis of orbit chart charts showing year-over-year supply chain performance at the intersection of operating margin and inventory turns for 16 industries for the period of 2006-2016. The goal is to help supply chain leaders to understand what is possible.
Objective: As supply chain leaders attempt to define supply chain excellence, they need guidance on industry supply chain performance and overall trends for benchmarking. The goal is to help supply chain leaders make better decisions.
Hypothesis: Each industry is unique and a good supply chain has different characteristics based on the specific industry it is in, the product it creates, and the customers it serves. Our aim is to help supply chain leaders understand relative industry performance. As shown in this report, each individual industry is charting a unique path on supply chain performance.