A Taxonomy for Selecting Global Supply Chain Strategies

  title={A Taxonomy for Selecting Global Supply Chain Strategies},
  author={Martin J. Christopher and Helen Peck and Denis R. Towill},
Purpose This paper addresses the increasingly important question of supply chain design for global operations. With the rise of off-shore sourcing and the simultaneous need for improved responsiveness to customer demand, the choice of supply chain strategy is critical. Design/methodology/approach The paper draws its conclusions from case-based research supported by survey data. Findings The paper provides evidence that the choice of supply chain strategy should be based upon a careful analysis… CONTINUE READING
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