Gartner Announces Rankings of Its 2012 Supply Chain Top 25

Apple maintains top position for fifth year in a row


"Multi-local" Operations: Manufacturers and retailers have long sought ways to balance the trade-off in their supply network designs between global economies of scale and the demand for local responsiveness. Leading companies are reassessing their sourcing and manufacturing networks, and rebalancing their supply network strategies in favor of multi-local design, supply and support. More specifically, they are shifting from a centralized model, where these functions support global markets, to a regionalized approach, where capabilities are placed locally, but architected globally.

For more report details, visit www.gartner.com/supplychaintop25.

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