For a long time, companies have been redesigning their supply chain networks and processes to become more demand-driven. But the disruptions of the past few years have caused a significant shift. Today, an organization's manufacturing, sales, and promotion plans are more driven by what parts and inventory they have on hand rather than by customer demand.
In fact, in a survey conducted with the Talking Logistics Indago supply chain research community, which are supply chain logistics executives from manufacturing, retail, and distribution companies, 58% of the respondents said that they were becoming more supply driven in response to current market conditions and challenges.
As enabling assurance of supply grows increasingly critical, Adrian Gonzalez, President of Talking Logistics, sits down with AFS Logistics CEO, Tom Nightingale and CEO and MPO Cofounder, Martin Verwijmeren, to discuss the current climate, as well as an innovative new offering that's uniquely addressing these emerging business challenges and enabling both buyers and sellers in the supply chain to benefit in ways that VMI models do not allow.
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