LogiMed US 2018

March 07 - 09, 2018


Structuring the Supply Chain for Growth

Structuring the Supply Chain for GrowthStructuring the Supply Chain for Growth
Widespread disruptive change in the healthcare industry is forcing medical products manufacturers to take a fresh, critical look at how their supply chain networks must respond to cost pressures and shifting patterns of supply and demand. In fact, leading manufacturers are beginning to discover that network design is increasingly strategic in today’s healthcare environment. In this paper, Sedlak explores the overarching trends that are upending the healthcare supply chain; why a formal network design capability is becoming essential to medical products manufacturers’ competitiveness and growth; and how manufacturers can develop such a strategic capability to position themselves for success.