How do retailers manage their supply chains in 2017?

The annual 'State of the Retail Supply Chain' report, conducted by Martec International, reveals how retailers are facing modern supply chain challenges. Fill out the form to receive instant access to the free PDF, and get ready to benchmark your company against the industry.

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    Key findings include:

    • 40% of retailers cited ‘handling promotions effectively’ as their main supply chain planning & execution issue
    • Forecasting more effectively for promotions and new products jointly ranked as the top forecasting challenge
    • Only 18% of retailers are satisfied with their current promotion and new line introduction planning and forecasting system
    • For most, the supply chain is still managed in its own silo and does not take into consideration either ‘space’ or ‘external’ data, such as weather or competitive pricing

    Read the report to find out how your operations compare and where you should focus your efforts

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    What is it all about?

    The 'State of the Retail Supply Chain 2017', conducted by Martec International, explores the state of supply chain planning and execution in retail covering all aspects from forecasting and replenishment challenges to, omni-channel, supply chain visibility, technology and more.

    For the third consecutive year, the study highlights the key business challenges and priorities for supply chain managers across the European retail industry. The study is based on interviews with 80 retailers with annual sales in excess of €100 million.