Inventory Optimization Initiatives Top Priority for Supply Chain Organizations

Framingham, MA — July 10, 2009 — Inventory optimization (IO) is now among the top three priorities for many supply chain organizations as they seek to create increased efficiencies during the continued global recession, according to a recent report from IDC Manufacturing Insights.

In the report, "The Modern Supply Chain: Inventory Optimization Competitive Assessment," the analyst firm predicts an increased focus over the next five years on supply chain modernization, network "rightsizing" and asset optimization.