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Integrating direct and indirect sales channels under decentralized decision-making

  • Seifert, Ralf W.
  • Thonemann, Ulrich W.
  • Sieke, Marcel A.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal International Journal of Production Economics.

    Volume (Year): 103 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 1 (September)
    Pages: 209-229

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