• Leveraging the impact of supply chain integration through information technology

      Vanpoucke, Evelyne; Vereecke, Ann; Muylle, Steve (International Journal of Operations and Production Management, 2017)
      Companies increasingly exchange information to work more closely with supply chain partners. Although information exchange is a critical element for up- and downstream partnerships, the purpose of this paper is to indicate that it is not a guarantee for improved performance and should be combined with other integration tactics to fully capture its benefits.