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Operational and financial effectiveness of e-collaboration tools in supply chain integration. (English) Zbl 1065.90522
Summary: This paper develops a comprehensive model of supply chain integration and uses it to analyze and assess the operational and financial effectiveness of different e-collaboration tools at various levels of supply chain integration. This model is also used to evaluate the importance of the sequence in which e-collaboration tools are adopted in supply chain integration. Computational results from a validated system dynamics simulation model with different implementation sequences of e-collaboration tools and different financial scenarios show that local financial constraints can also severely impact operational and financial performance of the entire supply chain.

MSC:
90B50 Management decision making, including multiple objectives
90B05 Inventory, storage, reservoirs
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