Logistics Service Providers have become important players in supply chain management as increasing numbers of firms are outsourcing their logistics activities. In a highly competitive context characterized by “time compression”, IT alignment between supplier and logistics service provider has a direct positive impact on, strategic and operational performance. The success of logistics outsourcing relationship is entrenched in the third party’s technological ability to improve the supply chain reactivity.
|Titolo:||Supply Chain Coordination and IT: the role of third party Logistics providers|
|Data di pubblicazione:||2009|
|Tipologia:||4.1 Contributo in Atti di convegno|