Disruption is here to stay. Whether it’s the ongoing impact of COVID-19, geopolitical instability, the growing focus on sustainability, or the disruptive effect of emerging technologies, the challenges facing today’s businesses are multiplying and intensifying.
The impact on supply chains? Focusing on cost efficiency and speed is no longer enough. Supply networks are being diversified and localized. And they’re being made more customer-centric, flexible, agile, transparent and efficient.
At the same time, pressure is growing to reduce energy consumption and carbon footprints across the value chain.