E-supply chain management: an evaluation of current web initiatives

  title={E-supply chain management: an evaluation of current web initiatives},
  author={S. Lancaster and D. Yen and C. Ku},
  journal={Inf. Manag. Comput. Secur.},
Purpose – To provide an overview of E‐supply chain management (E‐SCM) initiatives, focusing on the evolution and technological drivers of moving to the web. This paper also provides a framework and analysis of current efforts in the automotive, financial services, retail, technology, and transportation sectors.Design/methodology/approach – The paper uses a qualitative experimental design, case‐study approach. Companies are compared across a variety of factors affecting E‐SCM.Findings – There is… Expand
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