Define: Multisourcing

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Definition: Multisourcing

Quick Summary of Multisourcing

Multisourcing is a form of outsourcing via multiple coordinated vendors.


Full Definition of Multisourcing

The division of activities or services involved in the execution of an essential business function among a combination of providers, both internal and outsourced, in order to gain more control over costs and accountability while reducing dependence on any one provider.


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Multisourcing. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. April 05, 2020
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Multisourcing. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: April 05, 2020).
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Definition Sources

Definitions for Multisourcing are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 28th December, 2019