Kari Tanskanen
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management

Kari Tanskanen

Professor

Contact information

Postal address
Maarintie 8
Mobile phone
+358505508008
Full researcher profile
https://research.aalto.fi/...

Description

Dr. Kari Tanskanen is Professor of Supply Chain Management at the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management at Aalto University School of Science, Finland. His current research interests include supply chain integration, management of strategic buyer-supplier relations, and supply management. His previous work has focused, among others, on e-business logistics, vendor managed inventory, and logistics services.

He has supervised 15 doctoral theses and over 200 masters’ theses, and he has been responsible director of over 10 large research projects (0,5 – 1,5 million Euros) with more than 100 Finnish firms from different industries. He has published his research in for example, Research Policy, International Journal of Production and Operations Management, Industrial Marketing Management, Journal of Business Logistics, International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, International Journal of Logistics Management, International Journal of Production Economics, International Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management, and Production Planning and Control.

Areas of expertise

Supply Chain Management Purchasing and supply management External resource management Logistics Buyer-supplier relationships

Honors and awards

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management
Jan 2003

Best paper award in Logistics Research Network Annual Conference 2003 Institute of Logistics and Transport, England

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management
Jan 2006

TEKESin Elektronisen liiketoiminnan logistiikka (ELO) teknologiaohjelman parhaan projektin palkinto: Elocore-projekti, Logistiikan tutkimusryhmä, BIT Tutkimuskeskus, TKK TEKES, Finland

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management
Jan 2005

Palkinto vuoden 2004 parhaasta artikkelista: Jaana Auramo; Kari Tanskanen; Johanna Småros "Increasing operational efficiency through improved customer service: Process maintenance case" Intenational Journal of Logistics, USA

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management
Jan 2005

Burbidge-palkinto parhaasta esityksestä APMS 2005 Conference, Rockville, MD., USA, September 19-21, 2005. Kirsi Eloranta; Jaana Auramo; Kari Tanskanen "The effect of www systems in distributed engineering projects - competitiveadvantagethroughnetwork , USA

Publications

Department of Industrial Engineering and Management

Attention-based view on achieving ambidexterity in purchasing and supply management

Publishing year: 2019 Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management

How to stimulate supplier innovation?

Publishing year: 2019 Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management
Department of Information and Service Management, Department of Industrial Engineering and Management

Unveiling the intellectual structure and evolution of external resource management research

Publishing year: 2019 Journal of Business Research
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management

Can supplier innovations substitute for internal R&D? A multiple case study from an absorptive capacity perspective

Publishing year: 2017 Journal of Purchasing and Supply Management
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management, Department of Information and Service Management

Towards evidence-based management of external resources

Publishing year: 2017 Research Policy
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management

Developing Superior Knowledge Of Supply Markets

Publishing year: 2016
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management

Linking service quality to B2B service repurchase intentions

Publishing year: 2016 Annual Industrial Marketing and Purchasing Group Conference
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management

Designing interorganizational information systems for supply chain integration

Publishing year: 2016 International Journal of Logistics Management
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management

Supply management capabilities in open innovation – Overcoming the lack of internal R&D resources

Publishing year: 2016
Department of Industrial Engineering and Management

Buyer and supplier attractiveness in a strategic relationship — A dyadic multiple-case study.

Publishing year: 2015 Industrial Marketing Management