Advantages and Disadvantages of Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain and Quality Management


Niraj Kumbhat
Manager, India

Advantages and Disadvantages of Supply Chain Management

What are key advantages and disadvantages of SCM?


Shubhada, India

Advantages of SCM

There are many advantages of SCM.
1. Minimum costs with better material handling
2. Improved Customer satisfaction with the right quality product & right time delivery of product in his hand
3. SCM improves the supplier & manufacturer relationship which leads to business growth.

Consultant, France

Advantages of SCM

I agree with Shubhada, and his third point. The main advantage is that it helps participants to see the whole chain and therefore to be better prepared to take appropriate decisions. This systemic approach changes the way people see the performance, and this changes their thinking and their behavior. Waste is reduced but it takes a big change in management maturity. This is the corner stone.

Lameck Manda
Manager, Malawi

Advantages Supply Chain Management

I agree with Shubhada, and his second point. We are in business for profit which comes thru the cust... Sign up

van Hooijdonk
Business Consultant, Netherlands

Disadvantages of SCM

Hard to say, but not impossible. Every upside has a downside, also SCM. Rubbish in = rubbish out. I... Sign up

Sophia, Malaysia

Disadvantage of SCM

Absolutely agree with Mr. van Hooijdonk, SCM can fail if both parties are not willing to share their... Sign up

Priya Sinha
Student (MBA), India

Disadvantage of SCM

I agree high levels of transparency/trust are required in any SCM network. If in an entire SCM chain... Sign up

Manager, India

Supply Chains Decide the Market Positions of their Members

Supply chain these days is the backbone any organization is part of. As rightly said, the fights in... Sign up


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