Academy & Industry Research Collaboration Center
In this paper, the authors signify the effect of inherent critical competencies on supply chain integration. A theoretical framework is proposed linking managerial, organizational and inter-organizational competencies with supply chain integration and performance. Propositions are posited with suggestions for further research. Simultaneously, present paper looks at strategizing the different practices involved in successful management of a supply chain emphasizing on intra (internal consistency) and inter-organizational (external consistency) relations. The paper provides value to the academicians and practitioners in both the fields by focusing on the impact competencies have on supply chain management system.