Links, Not Kinks, In the Chain

Adams, John
April 2003
Bank Technology News;Apr2003, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p24
Trade Publication
Focuses on the use of electronic sourcing within financial institutions. Benefits of electronic sourcing; Number of tools used in electronic sourcing to manage the supply chain; Types of purchases in electronic sourcing.


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