Mahaorand, Thamrong and Al-Hakim, Latif (2008) Critical drivers affecting strategic alignment of outsourcing service providers and their customers in Thailand. In: 4th International Congress on Logistics and SCM Systems (ICLS 2008): Effective Supply Chain and Logistic Management for Sustainable Development, 26-28 Nov 2008, Bangkok, Thailand.
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Outsourcing represents one of the key issues to have emerged in manufacturing strategy. The paper addresses the perspectives of outsourcing option and the impact of outsourcing on a firm's competency. The paper provides a theoretical framework based on the perception gap between the organisations willing to outsource some of their activities (customers) and the outsourcing providers. The paper reports the results of a wide survey comprises 213 responses from Thailand firms. The research identifies the main drivers affecting the outsourcing in Thailand.
|Item Type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)|
|Additional Information:||No evidence of copyright restrictions.|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||outsource driver; outsourcing; perception gap|
|Subjects:||350000 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services > 350200 Business and Management > 350208 Organisational Planning and Management
350000 Commerce, Management, Tourism and Services
|Depositing User:||Dr Latif Al-Hakim|
|Date Deposited:||09 Aug 2009 10:55|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2013 05:06|
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