Exploring the impact of power dynamics on supply chain relationship management. The legacy of Mary Parker Follet.
conference contributionposted on 18.05.2021, 19:20 by Paul Davies, Rachel Mason-JonesRachel Mason-Jones
This paper seeks to better understand power and its impact on relational interactions within the supply chain. Power is a long-established concept within supply chain literature but often adopts a power-over position; where there is an imbalance in the relationship. The study is derived from a qualitative analysis of Organic food companies identifying varied aspect of power dynamics within supply chain relationships.