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Resource: “The Research: Linking Purchasing and Logistics Integration (PLi) to Improved Functional and Financial Performance”, located in Achieving Supply Chain Integration, Ch. 5 (page 99), utilize the link above.
Review the research tables and best practices.
Apply the four best practices to your industry, or one of your choice.
Write a 750- to 1,050-word summary suggesting improvements in financial and functional performance based on the four best practices.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.