The mandate: Driving profitable growth in an increasingly uncertain global marketplace
Global demographic shifts
Competition for scarce resources
Instability, volatility and uncertainty
Proliferation of enabling technologies
The business challenge: Enabling profitable growth
Primary Business Objectives
Accelerating time to market
Securing sustainable supply
Maximizing capacity and efficiency
Responding profitably to dynamic demand
Reaching and engaging consumers
Key questions: How do we . . .
How do we accelerate time to market with products consumers want?
How do we leverage strategic sourcing to mitigate supply and margin risk?
How do we optimize production to ensure optimal finished goods availability versus forecast?
How do we forecast and optimize inventory to meet demand wherever, whenever it occurs?
How do we deliver timely, tailored and relevant experiences consistently across channels?