Supply chain tops global business challenge list
The supply chain was rated by consumer goods and retail executives as the number one challenge for their companies in the latest Global Top of Mind Survey by the Consumer Goods Forum and KPMG International. The survey polled nearly 500 C-suite and senior executives globally.
Indeed, 38% of executives cited supply chain management as their main challenge and 42% placed supply chain management at the top of their list for increased investment over the next 12 months, while 45% of executives said speed and agility is their top priority for improving the supply chain
A significant number of consumer goods and retail leaders also indicated the importance of corporate social responsibility in their plans for the next 12 months through transparency and environmental considerations.
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