Research & Whitepapers

The Global Supply Chain Institute’s white papers reveal the best practices of the industry in supply chain’s greatest challenges. Research from these white papers has appeared in publications such as Supply Chain Management Review, DC Logistics, Harvard Business Review, the Wall Street Journal and Forbes.

Use the search field below to find Global Supply Chain Institute publications by title, author, or date of publication.

Advanced Demand/Supply Integration (DSI) Best Practices

Authors: Mike Burnette, Mark Moon, Mike Policastro

Publication Date: April 3, 2018

Why S&OP has largely not been effective in the last four decades. Sponsored by HAVI - A Report by the Supply Chain Management Faculty at the University of Tennessee

New Product Initiative Best Practices

Authors: Mike Burnette, Ted Stank, J. Scott Meline

Publication Date: November 15, 2017

Driving incremental value through proactive supply chain involvement. Sponsored by Bush Brothers and Company.

End-to-End Supply Chain Collaboration Best Practices

Authors: Mike Burnette, Paul Dittmann, PhD

Publication Date: November 9, 2017

How to create supply chain value by working together. Sponsored by Maine Pointe. Revised June 2018 with updated research from the Vested program.

The Visible Supply Chain


Publication Date: May 1, 2017

A New Approach to Achieving Visibility


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