Managing their supply chain remains a priority and sometimes difficult balancing act for retailers, and this last year magnified how fragile global supply chains are, leading many to rethink their models.
An ahead-of-time model allows retailers to “walk the walk”: It builds in room for some flexibility regarding inventory and demand but puts safeguards in place to better prepare for disruptions.
Check out this guide to get:
- Three key components of an ahead-of-time model;
- A self-assessment of your supply chain preparedness score; and
- Tips on how to futureproof your supply chain.