Strategic Context

Changing Demands in Our Market

  • Shift in market timing
    • Accelerating concept-to-market timeline
    • Increasing need for new products more frequently
  • Shift in manufacturing
    • Shorter cycle times to meet demand
    • Lower volume per order and increase variety
    • Increasing need for coordination and transparency upstream and downstream
  • Shift in sourcing
    • Increasing need to balance low cost and fast response
    • Increasing need for flexibility, collaboration and responsiveness across the supply chain
Stategic Initiatives
  • Continuous Improvement of Collective Intelligence and Rapid Decision Process
  • Enhanced Business Development Process to Reach New Customers and to Deepen Existing Business
  • Continuous Expansion of Wholly-Owned Manufacturing
  • Investment in the Right Technologies
  • Deeper Business Integration with Customers and Vendor Partners