This study examined how information technology (IT) influences competitive strategies of third- party logistics (3PL) providers in mainland China. First, we examined the influences of IT on the firm’s IT advantage over its competitors. Second, the relationship between IT and competitive strategy was examined. The results show that IT has a significant influence on a firm’s IT advantage and its competitive strategy.
Lai, Fujun; Li, Dahui; and Wang, Qiang
"Linking Information Technology and Competitive Strategy: Evidence from China’s Third-Party Logistics Industry,"
Journal of International Technology and Information Management: Vol. 17
, Article 6.
Available at: http://scholarworks.lib.csusb.edu/jitim/vol17/iss3/6