NAKATA Yukihiko
   Department     College of International Management
   Position   Visiting Professor
Language Japanese
Publication Date 2014/03
Type Research paper (Academic/Professional Journal)
Title Interorganizational Relations in Global Strategic Alliance:
Case Study of Four-way Alliance among Sharp, Hong Hai, Samsung, and Apple
Contribution Type Single Work
Journal Journal of the Japan Society for Management Information
Volume, Issue, Page pp.307-314
Details In Global era, global strategic alliance between international organizations is important. The "interorganizational relations" in the global strategic alliance was analyzed. The cases of “four-way global strategic alliances” among Sharp, Hong Hai, Samsung, and Apple are analyzed. Sharp has partnered Hon Hai of Taiwan. The joint venture to co-operate LCD factory led to good results. Meanwhile, the negotiation of investment to Sharp failed. As the result, Sharp form partnership with Samsung. Apple also partnered, with Apple-only Plant. Sharp forms “global strategic alliance". Based on the case study, the interorganizational relations and power were discussed.