Strategic sourcing management’s mindset: Strategic sourcing orientation and its implications
Purpose – Recently, focus in strategic sourcing (SS) has shifted from the exchange of tangible goods toward the exchange of intangibles, such as specialized skills, knowledge, and processes. The purpose of this paper is to aim to delineate the domain of, and operationally test, strategic sourcing orientation (SSO); a management philosophy directed at identifying and meeting the needs and goals of SS.
International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management
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Eltantawy, Giunipero, L., & Handfield, R. (2014). Strategic sourcing management’s mindset: strategic sourcing orientation and its implications. International Journal of Physical Distribution & Logistics Management, 44(10), 768–795. https://doi.org/10.1108/IJPDLM-02-2014-0045