The rapid rise of innovations and operational evolutions such
as Industry 4.0 are ushering in a profound new era of the digital
supply chain. A well-architected supply chain model is anchored
in four key pillars – namely predictability, agility, traceability
and sustainability – which serve as critical enablers that
more and more organizations are striving for as they reinvent
These pillars can enable better visibility of data, which in turn
provide supply chain transparency across the entire value
chain of an organization when implemented effectively. With
transparency comes a host of benefits – including the ability to
achieve medium- and long-term sustainability goals.
In our expert view, the firms that get this right will be
well-positioned for lasting competitive advantage and a
market-leadership role in the future.
This exclusive report analyzes the varying maturity levels of
large UK and German companies (with 5,000+ employees) in
their ongoing efforts to digitize their supply chains – with a
focus on sustainability and transparency drivers. We will also
explore some key technology implications and approaches for
your organization to consider in its journey forward.