Supply Chain Management Costs per $1,000 in Revenue



Data from APQC's Open Standards Benchmarking in supply chain planning shows how organizations perform regarding supply chain management costs.

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Hi Rich,  Thank you for your

Hi Rich, 

Thank you for your comment. I am happy to provide you with additional information. 

Total supply chain management cost is the sum of the costs associated with the processes to plan, source, deliver, and return. This includes supply chain IT costs, finance and planning costs, inventory carrying costs, material acquisition costs, order management costs, and returns management costs.

Please let me know if I can provide you with any additional information. 

Best regards,


Hi - The benchmark is

Hi - The benchmark is interesting but not actionable as the report offers no definition of what costs were included and excluded. Can you provide this information?
Thank You,
Rich Morgan

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