Results from the survey of supply chain professionals at leading U.S. retailers
Independently conducted by
43% of supply chain professionals rank the slow pace of innovation as one of their top three business pressures
50% of all respondents identified demand management as one of the top 3 areas for AI in the next five years
While the majority of retailers are confident with their allocation and inventory planning software, 48% rate their forecasting technology as average to very poor
These findings demonstrate that while every retailer utilizes its own set of tools to execute supply chain processes, virtually all recognize the need to continually assess and invest in capabilities that power efficiency and growth.