Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpe.2013.02.027
Title: Aligning supply chain strategy with corporate environmental strategy: A contingency approach
Authors: Wu, T.
Jim Wu, Y.-C.
Chen, Y.J.
Goh, M. 
Keywords: Alignment
Corporate environmental strategy
Performance
Profile deviation
Supply chain strategy
Issue Date: Jan-2014
Citation: Wu, T., Jim Wu, Y.-C., Chen, Y.J., Goh, M. (2014-01). Aligning supply chain strategy with corporate environmental strategy: A contingency approach. International Journal of Production Economics 147 (PART B) : 220-229. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpe.2013.02.027
Abstract: Environmental sustainability is driving firms to extend their green effort across their supply chain. However, the literature has not thoroughly examined the multiple relationships among supply chain (SC) strategy, corporate environmental (CE) strategy, and firm performance. As such, this paper, adopts an alignment perspective to empirically examine the complex links between four SC strategies and four CE strategies on 172 manufacturing firms in Taiwan. Using profile deviation analysis, it is found that overall an SC strategy when properly aligned with a CE strategy leads to improved firm performance. Specifically, a risk-hedging SC strategy should be aligned with a defensive CE strategy to yield improved firm performance. Likewise, a responsive SC strategy should be aligned with an accommodative CE strategy, and an agile SC strategy with a proactive CE strategy. © 2013 Elsevier B.V.
Source Title: International Journal of Production Economics
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/114878
ISSN: 09255273
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2013.02.027
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