Is Purchasing Really Strategic?
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|Authors:||Carter, Joseph R. ; Narasimhan, Ram|
International journal of purchasing and materials management. - Tempe, Ariz., ISSN 0094-8594, ZDB-ID 10708972. - Vol. 32.1996, 1, p. 20-28
Linking Business Unit and Material Sourcing Strategies - Material sourcing is an aspect of logistics that encompasses purchasing, inbound logistics, and links with other functional areas within the firms. Increasingly, material sourcing strategies are being used to help attain a firm's objectives. This empirical study is aimed at discovering those strategies and their linkages to the competitive ...
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