The Focus for Supply Chains through 2018 [Infographic]

Supply Chain Tech

Priorities are always changing in business. A recent APQC infographic illustrates the Supply Chain’s biggest priorities for the next three years.

A number of the blogs we’ve posted recently have dealt with the many changes supply chain professionals are going through due to globalization, technology, a changing workforce, and more. APQC, one of the leading proponents of business benchmarking, best practices, and knowledge management research; recently published an infographic detailing how those factors listed above have changed the priorities for supply chain managers. The results are based on a survey of supply chain managers, conducted by APQC.

Going forward, the two biggest issues are being able to measure supply chain performance through benchmarking (52%) and changing the focus from a tactical operation to one that is more strategic.

Check out the infographic.

Dave Lindeen

About Dave Lindeen

Dave Lindeen Senior Vice President of Sales for Corcentric. For the past 10 years, Dave has led the strategic business planning of Corcentric including sales, technology investments, and systems improvements which has resulted in Corcentric’s explosive growth, competitive advantage, and market penetration. In addition, Dave plays an instrumental role in recognizing new developments in technology, and anticipates organizational modifications. Prior to joining Corcentric, Dave acquired 25 years of experience within the transportation industry, a majority of that time with Ryder System Inc.

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