Manufacturing Flexibility and Transparency: Retail and Wholesale Industry

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September 25, 2023
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APQC collaborated with BCG to conduct research with 185 companies to evaluate the current state of a full range of operational and supply chain resilience capabilities needed to thrive. This survey-based research gathered quantitative data as well as information on practices related to establishing visibility and assessing risk.

This report provides a retail and wholesale industry snapshot of flexibility and transparency in manufacturing. It examines the extent of network redundancy, robust stockpile strategy, and transparency status of various inventories, capacity, and supply forecasts.