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Impacts of EDI logistics in e-commerce business
THE BENEFITS OF ADOPTING E-SUPPLY CHIN MANAGEMNT PRACTICES TO E-COMMERCE BUSINESS: A CASE STUDY OF ALIBABA COMPANY 21EDI enables the electronic transactions in business processes simply because it is a new form of technology which has been found to be significantly applied in the field of business. This type logistic in business has been able to use different electronic requisite tools which are indented to achieve the potential under which the business can shift from one level of performance to another. There tools which have been used in this field of business include the following electronic brokers, electronic agents, electronic bulletin system, broadcast electronic mechanics and electronic inter-organizational database. Through use of internet based techniques in selling its products, the Alibaba Company has provided beneficial platform over which the investors in this company has gained a lot of profits in having some shares with the company (Chen, 2016
THE BENEFITS OF ADOPTING E-SUPPLY CHIN MANAGEMNT PRACTICES TO E-COMMERCE BUSINESS: A CASE STUDY OF ALIBABA COMPANY 22p.134).Figure 5: EDI logisticsE-supply chain management activities involve so many activities which drive in the working of the business. The business had to organize itself in to about twenty five units of business in preparation to become a public owned organization which was intended to serve the needs of people in the state and entire world by use of logistic concepts (Jung et al, 2015 p.262). This company has financially realized to be stable simply because it has so many supports from so many companies dealing with financial companies which are in position of giving the financial
THE BENEFITS OF ADOPTING E-SUPPLY CHIN MANAGEMNT PRACTICES TO E-COMMERCE BUSINESS: A CASE STUDY OF ALIBABA COMPANY 23support to the companies which are dealing with the supply chain operations across the states of china (Chen et al, 2015 p.261). There are some other factors which have greatly affected the growth and development of Alibaba e-supply chain management not forgetting the facts that many of the Chinese had so many doubt on any strange peoples so Alibaba being the company inchina and well known by many Chinese people, it had to mainly demanded and most of the customers had to invest in this company as compared in expense of other non-Chinese company dealing with issues related to supply chain management (Giménez&Lourenço, 2008 p.309). The supply chain companies which do not meet the requirements which are supposed to display by such kind of companies may suffer a risk of losing its customers who may divert to another company of similar production (Chen, 2016 p.141). Most of the business companies are adoptingthe use of the internet in conducting all the transactions from one geographical are to another (Giménez & Lourenço, 2008 p.323).