Published May 2018
The digital supply chain is a lot like a pot-luck dinner party. As the goal of a pot-luck dinner is to gather a variety of food and good company, a successful pot-luck requires planning and coordination by the host.
When executed correctly, a pot-luck dinner shares many of the same characteristics of a digital supply chain. It leverages each participant’s strength – allowing for specialization and economies of scale. But it requires coordination, and collaboration among various participants to achieve such success.
The ARC Advisory Group report highlights the following points:
Global supply chains becoming more complex
The digital supply chain "guest list"
Essential data contributions for the supply chain party