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Title: Flexibility framework for assessing supplier selection
Authors: Robaty Shirzad, S
Bell, D
Keywords: Electronic procurement marketplace (EPM);Flexibility factors;Supplier’s selection
Issue Date: 2012
Publisher: International Academy Publishing (IAP)
Citation: International Journal of e-Education, e-Business, e-Management and e-Learning, 2(6): 483 - 487, (2012)
Abstract: This paper focuses on the electronic procurement marketplace and the selection of suppliers, aided by flexibility factors. By judiciously employing decision flexibility and the associated dynamic control amongst autonomous EPM nodes,improvements are possible. Empirical data for this study was collected from pharmaceutical organization in UK using a discrete choice interview and analyzed using grounded theory techniques. The importance of flexibility was highlighted and prioritized with respect to supplier selection.
URI: http://www.ijeeee.org/show-34-405-1.html
http://bura.brunel.ac.uk/handle/2438/11019
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7763/IJEEEE.2012.V2.168
ISSN: 2010-3654
Appears in Collections:Dept of Computer Science Research Papers

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