RocSearch, a leading provider of global supply chain intelligence and analytics services to Fortune 500 companies and SMEs, has released its
latest whitepaper in its Covid-19 series.
Navigating through Covid-19 to achieve Supply Chain 5.0 analyses the measures that should be adopted with immediate effect by organisations to transition to Supply Chain 5.0.
With the COVID-19 pandemic threatening long-term supply chain disruptions, there is an increasing need for robust mechanisms to proactively identify, monitor and manage all aspects of your procurement function. The actions taken now will not only enable business continuity but also provide resilience against future emergencies.
CILT supported the development of this research and the Institute's Immediate Past Chairman, Professor Richard Wilding, Full
Professor Cranfield School of Management, was among those interviewed to assess the impact of the crisis on global supply chains
RocSearch was established in 1999 and their clients have been engaging with them as their sole research and analytics provider for more than a decade to effectively build and manage their supply chains. The company's solutions are completely customised to clients requirements and include:
- Proactive identification and monitoring of supply chain risks through real-time risk alerts, region / supplier risk exposure indices and detailed health assessment of critical suppliers
- Rebalancing of global supply chain through location attractiveness analysis, ‘should cost’ models, supplier identification and benchmarking, RFx support and innovation scouting
- Effective planning of spend categories through scenario planning dashboards, disruptive trends impact analysis, peer benchmarks, cross-industry best practices and fact based negotiation kits
- Increasing supply chain visibility through detailed supply chain mapping, realistic demand forecasting, feedstock analysis and risk management / spend intelligence dashboards