- Objective: To understand how different functional groups view their supply chain agility, team alignment and performance against functional goals.
- Highlight: Organizational alignment matters. There are 3 key techniques to improve alignment and combat supply and demand volatility: clear agility definition, sales and operations planning, and supply chain center of excellence.
- Survey Details: The research for this report was conducted from March – May, 2013. It is based on an online survey among 195 manufacturers in supply chain, IT and finance roles.
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