Good read. You will be expected to make changes to keep up – indeed to remain competitive.
Excerpt: If consumers in the future won’t be focused strictly on price, there will be pressure on supply chains to provide value beyond cost containment.
“There are implications all the way up to the machinery we choose in our plants, which allows us to set certain standards for what’s an appropriately or economically sufficient batch of product to run,” O’Marah said. “How much flexibility have we built into the upstream supply chain? And the answer is, we’re going to be expected to have a lot, and it looks like we’re not ready for it.”
Read full article via Digital age to require greater supply-chain agility. From CGMA