|Throughout the value chain cooperation is an important approach for taking advantage of economies of scales and for better focusing on the core business. The Internet supports new economic ways of cooperation with value chain partners as well as suppliers of complementary products.
For cooperating with value chain partners over the Internet two consecutive steps can be distinguished: the first step is fundamental and involves coordinating and optimizing processes across the companies' value chains. The second step involves automation of these processes, which requires the additional integration of relevant business information systems and the implementation of an integrated process management and control.|
|Editor: Carola Lange|
Creation date: 2020-06-01, 23:00:42
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