You are a marketing journalist for a major supply chain trade publication. Each year you must do an article with your predictions for global value chain trends over the next five years.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word article that consists of your global value chain predictions.
Identify three major supply chain trends you see occurring over the next five years.
Discuss why you see these trends becoming major factors for supply chain managers in meeting changing demands of their customers and how these changes will impact supplier relationships.
Provide evidence to support your predictions using recent events and indicators of rapidly changing global supply chain footprints.