The past couple of years have challenged supply chain and sourcing professionals on multiple fronts. They grappled with unprecedented supply disruptions on the one hand and unpredictable demand on the other. And then came the third whammy of macroeconomic disruption in the form of unprecedented inflation and a looming recession.
Facing these dynamics, how are leading businesses future-proofing their supply chain and procurement to withstand current and future shocks? How are they protecting their customers from volatility?
Genpact recently hosted an exclusive roundtable with supply chain and procurement leaders from industries spanning manufacturing, consumer goods, semiconductors, software, and social media. This diverse group of professionals from across the world listed many common problems – and solutions – as their top priorities as they steer their businesses through stormy seas. These are our key takeaways from the discussions.