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Exploring the Adoption of Sustainable Supply Chain Practices in Australia: Current Practices And Adoption Motivations

S Kurnia, MD Mahbubur Rahim, D Samson, P Singh

Proceedings of 18th Pacific Asia Conference on Information Systems (PACIS) | AISel | Published : 2014

Abstract

Organizations worldwide are developing an awareness of the importance to adopt sustainable practices within their supply chain operations. Many forward looking organizations have even already begun implementing these practices in consultation with their supply chain partners. However, adoption of these practices is not straightforward and is reported to be slower than expected despite the enormous benefits these practices can bring when they are successfully adopted. Currently, there is limited understanding of what motivates organizations adopting SSCM practices and how adoption motivations affect the adoption level and benefits obtained. In this study, we explore the adoption of SSCM pract..

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