Supply chain teams can no longer predict the future with acceptable levels of accuracy. Now, the success or failure of supply chain performance depends on how quickly and effectively teams can understand and respond to evolving situations. Unfortunately, many supply chain processes and supporting tools were not designed for today’s ongoing change and compromise. We’ve reached a point where the status quo is no longer sustainable and supply chain innovation is an urgent necessity. This paper describes the five roadblocks that businesses face today and discusses how to overcome them by taking a different approach to managing your supply chain.