Does Size Matter? Small Firms' Use of E-Business Tools in the Supply Chain

@article{Levenburg2005DoesSM,
  title={Does Size Matter? Small Firms' Use of E-Business Tools in the Supply Chain},
  author={Nancy M. Levenburg},
  journal={Electronic Markets},
  year={2005},
  volume={15},
  pages={94-105}
}
The Internet was envisioned as a powerful tool enabling small firms to ‘level the playing field’ when competing with larger firms. Yet, the benefits of e-business are accruing to larger, rather than smaller, firms. Using the European Union’s definitions for micro, small, and medium-sized organizations (SMEs), the purpose of this study was to examine the implementation of e-business tools and technologies, particularly with respect to supply chain management. A six-page self-administered… CONTINUE READING
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