Passing the buck: transferring unanticipated purchasing costs to suppliers and customers

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Abstract

Unanticipated procurement costs due to changes in input factors’ market prices and exchange rates are an increasing issue for manufacturers. A popular strategy is transferring these price increases to the supply chain. Based on 12 interviews and a follow-up study, we identified the main enablers for manufacturers to do so.

Details

Authors
  • Maria Fischl
  • Vahid Sohrabpour
  • Ali Nazarpour
Organisations
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Other Mechanical Engineering
Original languageEnglish
StatePublished - 2015
Peer-reviewedYes
EventProduction and Operations Management (POMS) 26th Annual Conference - Washington D.C., United States

Conference

ConferenceProduction and Operations Management (POMS) 26th Annual Conference
CountryUnited States
CityWashington D.C.
Period2015/05/082015/05/11