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: Supply Chain Network Visibility and Analytics Supply Chain Network Visibility and Analytics Source: SAP Document Type: White Paper Description: The complexity of the global economy is a powerful motivation for companies to look for new ways to increase efficiency and productivity. That’s why companies must have the ability to transform information into meaningful, accurate insights. Most importantly, these insights must be systematically interconnected, to align business strategy with tactics through a
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