The demand for transparency in supply chains is increasing rapidly. Customers want to know how, where and under which conditions the products they buy are produced. In addition, more and more regulations are imposed which require better supply chain visibility. If not managed well, this growing demand for transparency will lead to ever increasing costs over time. Also, transparency can be defined in so many different ways. Thus, a structured approach to supply chain transparency is required.
experiencing Tension between protecting your company-specific knowledge and reaching your transparency ambitions?
Having Problems to estimate hidden costs of transparency?
How to SET the right level of transparency?
look from five different perspectives
AND OBTAIN A complete VIEW ON THE AMOUNT OF TRANSPARENCY YOU need
what your customers really want to know?
what is required to comply to regulations?
what are the (hidden) costs of transparency?
what is the nature of the supply chain (complexity, number of actors)?
how will transparency support your
Mapping your supply chain
Supply chains become more global, structurally complex and difficult to be mapped. Our professionals know how to visualize intra-dependencies of your chain and underline interconnections between your suppliers. We will help you to improve visibility within your chain.
Determining what information to share
You receive a lot of data requests. Each stakeholders has its own interests. We help you develop a data sharing and data management strategy together with your customers and other stakeholders such as regulators and partners.
Advising on technology suppliers
Do you know what will be the technology used by your customers’ customer in the future? Important decisions about supply chain transparency technologies are often not made within you company. We help you to anticipate and prepare your internal approach to data management.
Change is often forced by external factors such as customer preferences, technological development and the regulatory framework. We work with companies that have similar challenges as yours. Our worldwide network of professional is located close to where you or your essential operations are.