TECH BUYER Oct 2018 - IDC FutureScape - Doc # US44376118
IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Supply Chain 2019 Predictions
By: Victoria Brown, Simon EllisProgram Vice President, Mickey North RizzaProgram Vice President, Enterprise Applications and Digital Commerce, John Santagate, Sampath Kumar VenkataswamyResearch Manager
This IDC study provides manufacturers and retailers with the top 10 predictions and underlying drivers that we expect to impact manufacturers' IT investments in the supply chain in 2019 and beyond.
According to Simon Ellis, program vice president, global Supply Chain Strategies, "The supply chain continues on its journey of almost unparalleled levels of change. Digital transformation is now the overriding priority for most manufacturers and retailers, with the adoption of digital technologies aimed at improving efficiency and effectiveness as well as providing the opportunity to either disrupt their market segment or be resilient to others that may try."