Managing the entire supply chain, from the acquisition of merchandise to the sale and delivery to final consumers, has always been a challenge for retailers. This is even more true today than in the past — given the multiple selling channels used by many retailers.
Therefore, supply chain optimization is critical from both customer satisfaction and retailer profitability perspectives.
“At the inflection point of retail’s evolution, how are visionary CEOs from around the world preparing to manage and grow their enterprises in an increasingly complex omni-channel world? To better understand their viewpoints, JDA Software commissioned PwC and Forbes to conduct a global retail CEO survey.”
“The resulting report by Forbes Insights: Retail’s New Imperative: Supply Chain Optimization as a Growth Strategy, revealed that supply chain has become a mission-critical area for these CEOs to get ahead of market disruptions, adapt to the changing retail environment and establish a new foundation for growth.”
Take a look at the slideshow summary of this report.