Organizations Should Develop a Successful Supply Chain Risk Assessment Strategy to Gain a Competitive Advantage, Says SpendEdge

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 17, 2018--SpendEdge, a global procurement intelligence advisory firm, has announced the completion of their most recent whitepaper on . Supply chain risk assessment plays a key role in identifying, monitoring, detecting, and eliminating threats to ensure supply chain continuity and profitability. It revolves around a comprehensive approach to identification and analysis of risks in a continuous process to effectively monitor and manage risks throughout the global supply chains. Additionally, supply chain risk assessment assists organizations in identifying essential opportunities to leverage buying power.

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Steps Involved in a Successful Supply Chain Risk Assessment Program (Graphic: Business Wire)

Considering today’s competitive business scenario, supply chain breakdowns can financially devastate organizations and cause extensive damage to their reputation and goodwill. A robust supply chain risk assessment process helps businesses in identifying potential risks and developing mitigating strategies to avoid their re-occurrence.

According to the procurement experts at , “An effective risk mitigation strategy alone doesn't help organizations in the long run, and it is essential to possess strategic competencies in responding to the unexpected.”

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Steps to develop a supply chain risk assessment process:

Define stakeholder concerns – Building good stakeholder relationships is known to positively impact a company’s shareholder value. It is important to identify stakeholder concerns and plan strategies accordingly. Formulate a risk mitigation strategy – An effective supply chain risk mitigation strategy revolves around the use of three resources- people, process, and technology. Evaluate outcomes – Comparing the expected outcome and actual performance helps companies to identify and bridge gaps in the supply chain. To read more,

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