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    • International purchasing offices in China: An evolution process model 

      Jia F; Lamming R; Sartor M; Orzes G; Nassimbeni G; Ruihong G (Audencia Nantes School of Management, 2013)
      The role of the International Purchasing Office (IPO) in the management of international sourcing activities of multinational corporations (MNCs) has steadily increased in significance, in both developed and emerging ...
    • International Purchasing Offices in China: Results from the empirical research 

      Jia F; Lamming R; Nassimbeni G; Sartor M; Orzes G (University of Amsterdam, 2012)
      International Purchasing Offices (IPOs) has attracted little attention from academics so far however we found that it is gaining increasing importance in the context of globalization and in the process of global sourcing ...
    • International Purchasing Offices: Literature review and research directions 

      Sartor M; Orzes G; Nassimbeni G; Jia F; Lamming R (Edizioni Scientifiche Italiane, 2012)
      The International Purchasing Offices (IPOs) of Multinational Corporations (MNCs) play nowadays an increasingly important role in the management of international sourcing activities both in developed and in emerging economies. ...
    • Roles, capabilities and critical success factors of International Purchasing Offices in China 

      Sartor M; Orzes G; Nassimbeni G; Lamming R; Jia F (Università degli Studi della Basilicata, 2012)
      Purpose – Setting up International Purchasing Offices (IPOs) is a frequently adopted solution to managing international sourcing. This paper - part of an international research project jointly developed by European and ...