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Global e-marketplace practices

Hawking, Paul and Stein, Andrew (2003) Global e-marketplace practices. In: AusWeb03 : changing the way we work : proceedings of AusWeb03, the ninth Australian World Wide Web Conference. Treloar, Andrew and Ellis, Allan, eds. Southern Cross University, Lismore, New South Wales, pp. 159-166.

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Abstract

Businesses are now looking at the extended supply chain, procurement and e-marketplaces to provide additional business efficiencies and business leverage to maintain their competitive positions. Strategically a superior supply chain (Cooper et al, 1997) will increase a business's responsiveness and competitive advantage. This paper looks at the role that the e-marketplace plays in the Australian business environment with a case study of the global resource company BHPBilliton and its adoption of e-marketplaces. The results of a survey are presented together with an analysis of the current and future procurement practices of 38 Australian organisations together with their intentions of moving to the e-marketplace model for procurement. --AusWeb 03 : Hyatt Sanctuary Cove, Gold Coast, Queensland, 5-9 July 2003

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 1863844937
Uncontrolled Keywords: B2B, business-to-business, e-commerce, e-marketplaces, e-procurement
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1503 Business and Management
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Management and Information Systems
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 13 May 2014 05:44
Last Modified: 13 May 2014 05:46
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/24983
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