From economic disasters to natural disasters across the world, the importance of supply chain management (SCM) has never been more critical to the bottom line of a business, a survey by PwC claims.
The survey suggests supply chain leaders deliver better than average financial results, enjoying twice the profitability advantage over laggards and a 17-point on-time delivery percentage advantage.
Interest in next-generation technology is growing and more than 50pc of survey respondents are planning to implement new process automation or transparency.
More than two-thirds think sustainability will play a more prominent role in supply chains in the future. Leer más “Supply chain management critical to the bottom line and business survival”