Cross-functional Sourcing Teams – A Purchasing and Supply Management Literature Review

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    This paper presents a systematic literature review of scientific papers on cross-functional sourcing teams in top journals within Purchasing and Supply Management. The review identifies four common research topics within the field; Determining factors of sourcing team success, Performance management/goals of sourcing teams, Behavior and decisions in sourcing teams and Involvement of purchasing in sourcing teams. Further research on Performance Management and how to create a holistic, teams based perspective in cross-functional sourcing teams is suggested.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationIPSERA 2014 Conference Proceedings
    Number of pages11
    Publication dateApr 2014
    ISBN (Electronic)978-0-620-60348-5
    Publication statusPublished - Apr 2014
    Event23rd Annual IPSERA Conference 2014: Purchasing & Supply Management in difficukt times: The sky is the limit - Pretoria, South Africa
    Duration: 13 Apr 201416 Apr 2014
    Conference number: 23


    Conference23rd Annual IPSERA Conference 2014
    CountrySouth Africa
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