Backward Integration in Procurement Positioning Matrix Inoka Liyanage, Sri Lanka, Member What is the most appropriate quadrant in the procurement positioning matrix to which a strategy is best suited? Please motivate your point of view. (...) Read more? Sign up for free
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Backward Integration in Kraljic Matrix
Anonymous Backward integration is happening when a firm aims to increase its control of its inputs or supplies. It is therefore typically a risk-reduction strategy. So in my opinion it typically involves Bottleneck or Strategic Items in the procurement positioning matrix of Kraljic.