Tamsui, Taipei：Tamkang University, Department of Management Sciences and Decision Making
There are a lot of duplicated and non-efficiency costs inside the supply chain in IT industry. This paper investigates how the collaborations among the supply chain partners affect the performance of the new product development. Data are collected by in-depth interviews to the executives of the targeted firm. Data analysis is made by comparing figures of the key parameters before and after collaboration is conducted. Total performance of product development is found increased significantly after adoption of collaboration process.
Proceedings of the 2009 International Conference in Management Sciences and Decision Making=2009年管理科學與經營決策國際學術研討會論文集, pp.251-257