The role of information technology in supply-chain relationships: does partner criticality matter?
作者: Daekwan KimS. Tamer Cavusgil and Roger J. Calantone
作者单位: 1Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA
2Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
刊名: Journal of Business & Industrial Marketing, 2005, Vol.20 (4/5), pp.169-178
来源数据库: Emerald Journal
DOI: 10.1108/08858620510603846
关键词: Supply chain managementCommunication technologiesPartners
原始语种摘要: Purpose(#br) – There have been contradictory findings in the literature regarding the impact of information technology (IT) on firm productivity. While the debate known as the “IT paradox” still endures, there has been little empirical research to clarify why or when IT offers benefits to the owning firms. This study attempts to fill this gap in the literature by investigating when IT contributes to firm performance. (#br)Design/methodology/approach(#br) – Using survey data, this study explores how IT adoption by a firm, in the context of supply chain communication systems, influences its market performance. Of special interest are improvements in both the firm's own and its partner's coordination activities. Criticality of a firm's channel partner is used as a moderating variable....
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  • partner 合伙人
  • supply 供给
  • information 报告
  • adoption 采纳
  • chain 
  • technology 工艺
  • market 市场
  • moderating 减速的
  • benefits 津贴费
  • coordination 配位