Posted on 17/09/2014 in Home / Downloads / Credit information

The Retail Supply Chain

Competitive asset or ticking time bomb?
The Retail Supply Chain

Welcome to our dedicated sector report on the retail industry. Supply chain management is a critical part of working in retail, not least of all because of retailers' reliance on suppliers. The success of any retailer is heavily dependant on having a transparent view of the quality and creditworthiness of their supply chain. This sector report has been created to provide a snapshot of how to effectively manage a supply chain. In addition, it looks into how to avoid the potential costs of supply chain risk.

This sector report provides the following insight:

  • Current trends in supply chain risk facing the retail industry
  • How to gain in-depth knowledge of your suppliers
  • How to identify mission-critical suppliers
  • Risk-mitigation protocols and practices 
  • How to effectively manage your supply chain