One of the main
questions for which this , otherwise simple way of
buying, is always under the scanner of purchasing
ethics is its undue ability to restrict competition
and fair play.
One of the major
roles that any purchaser plays for his firm is in cost
reduction arena which is attempted by generating
competition among the suppliers.
This principle gets a jolt through reciprocity in
buying. However, when factors such as quality, after
sales service, price etc are equal normally a buyer
would like to buy