PUTTING SOFT OR METHODS TO WORK - INFORMATION-SYSTEMS STRATEGY-DEVELOPMENT AT SAINSBURYS
UNSPECIFIED. (1995) PUTTING SOFT OR METHODS TO WORK - INFORMATION-SYSTEMS STRATEGY-DEVELOPMENT AT SAINSBURYS. JOURNAL OF THE OPERATIONAL RESEARCH SOCIETY, 46 (3). pp. 277-293. ISSN 0160-5682Full text not available from this repository.
The development of a new information systems (IS) strategy for a major UK food and grocery retailer is described. The approach taken was highly participative and made use of a number of models and methods developed by the advocates of soft OR and systems thinking. The resulting process was successful in delivering a strategy developed by management, with commitment to implement it. In addition, the teamwork across functional boundaries was recognized as valuable management development.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management|
|Journal or Publication Title:||JOURNAL OF THE OPERATIONAL RESEARCH SOCIETY|
|Official Date:||March 1995|
|Number of Pages:||17|
|Page Range:||pp. 277-293|
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