Why is Supply Chain
maturity important? Because it can have
a devastating financial effect when companies experience supply chain
disruptions and research has shown that Supply Chain process
performance is strongly related to Supply Chain maturity.
stages of supply chain
maturity have been identified. They
somewhere between stages 1 and 2. In a
maturity matrix, the above stages are cross-referenced against the
Sourcing, Making, Delivering and Returning supply chain phases. Many
have multiple degrees across the phases.
- Functional Focus
- Internal Integration
- External Integration
- The Next Generation
Best in class
organizations have their supply chain
strategies at the product, not corporate level since product needs vary
depending on their various characteristics including: life cycle
forecast volatility, delivery requirements, etc.
LPA, LLC is a
Supply Chain software and consulting
business offering affordable, easy-to-implement solutions to complex
planning problems. Our Managing Partners have over 40 years of combined
Supply Chain and Information Systems experience.
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Stages of Supply Chain Maturity