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2012 (Vol. 4, Issue: 15)
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A Review of the Effect of Electronic Commerce in SCM and its Challenges

Rahim Ehsani and Seyed Mohammad Mirnoori
Corresponding Author:  Seyed Mohammad Mirnoori 

Key words:  Electronic commerce, SCM, Challenges, , , ,
Vol. 4 , (15): 2403-2411
Submitted Accepted Published
February 09, 2012 March 10, 2012 August 01, 2012

Competitive advantage of an organization to a large extent depends on efficiency of its supply chain. The supply chain management should increase the memberís coordination to make opportunities for consensus. In recent years by growing the information technology, electronic commerce have changed supply chain elements. Especially internet which is a fundamental part of electronic commerce owns a high potential to improve supply chain. In recent years supply chain is a growing body consist of instruments and technologies to make coordination and it can improve the key processes such as decreasing the costs, improving the quality, facilating distribution and affricating consumers satisfaction. The purpose of this study is to investigate the impact of technology in organization. Then the focus will be on the impact of electronic commerce as a modern technology on different parts of supply chain including marketing, purchasing, distribution and logistic despite the copious advantageous of electronic commerce, there are some deficiency is its nature which could lead to obstacles in cooperating of supply chain management. These obstacles include cultural preventive, untrustworthy, poor infrastructures and insufficient use of information technology, although such effects can be decreased by using strategic insight, stable development and good infrastructures.
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Rahim Ehsani and Seyed Mohammad Mirnoori, 2012. A Review of the Effect of Electronic Commerce in SCM and its Challenges.  Research Journal of Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology, 4(15): 2403-2411.
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