Approach

Future Proof African Agricultural Supply Chains with Supply Chain Integrity

”Supply Chain Integrity drives impact and resilience of  supply chains – while protecting brands and businesses.”

SCI Approach

 

Supply Chain Integrity (SCI) is an international business-minded advisory and research network for the development of supply chain integrity and future proof business in African agricultural food products and commodities.

 

SCI cuts through highly complex agricultural supply chains (value chains) and provides private sector supply chain actors an ‘innovative lens’ on African agricultural supply chains.

 

SCI achieves a high level of client satisfaction through its network of outstanding industry experts and an unconditional focus to provide innovative and future proof supply chain research and recommendations to business partners.

 

SCI helps for-profit partners source and sustain business in African agricultural food products and commodities through:

 

  • Quick Scan of Business and Supply Chain Strategy & Operations – using SCI Future Proof Business Model
  • Strategic Consultancy in Business and Supply Chain Strategy  – using SCI Future Proof Business Model
  • Research & Audit for Insights & Knowledge in Strategic & Operational Decision Making

 

SCI Future Proof Business Model

 

SCI Future Proof Business Model helps supply chain partners create and sustain business with shared values, including shared:

 

  • Brand Value (Business value – brand hygiene – functional and emotional trust – on/off product claims – public and consumer relations – risk management)
  • Chain Value (Chain analytics – producer organisation – chain optimization – traceability ‘to the max’ – tracking and tracing – on time payments – smart contracting – risk management)
  • Financial Value (Financial and operational return – ROI/WACC – investors relations – risk management)
  • Product Value (Quality product – quality production systems – environment friendly – climate smart – regenerative – resource efficient – agro-forestry – food/product safety – risk management)
  • Corporate Value (‘Own’ Company Values – corporate responsibilities – set of principles – business ethics – internalisation of externalities – do’s and don’ts – risk management)
  • Social Value (Labour rights – decent work – child/forced labour – gender equality – living income – social/rural development – health – water – sanitation – producer organization –  risk management)

 

SCI Future Proof Business Model helps supply chain partners create and sustain business with socio-economic impact, including:

 

  • Social Justice (For the ‘supply chain business community’)
  • Shared Benefits (Fair and equitable distribution of market based financial and non-financial benefits of supply chain business)
  • Sound Ecosystems (Strong infrastructures and governance at various levels safeguarding supply chain)
  • Strategic Alliances (Business partnerships, supply chain ‘friendships’, supply chain leadership network)
  • Optimal Profit (and Loss) (Financial and operational performance, resilience of operations, optimisation of financial results)
  • Optimal Capital Use (Financial transparency, equity finance, blended finance, pre-export finance, social venture capital)

 

 

 

  • SCI Network Mission

    • Development of supply chain integrity and future proof business models in African agricultural food products and commodities and
    • Assessment and development of (sustainability claims on) value creation and impact of African agricultural supply chains

     

     


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