Essays about: "Certification"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 317 essays containing the word Certification.

  1. 1. How to Fully Obtain the Potential Benefits of a Digital Document Management System – A Guide to Successful Implementation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktionsekonomi

    Author : Axel Söderlund Carlborg; [2017]
    Keywords : Connected Manufacturing; Digitisation; Documentation; Document Management; Industry 4.0; Internet of Things; ISO; ISO 9000; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Background Technological advancements over the last decades have resulted in an increased degree of digitalisation within as well as in between companies around the world. As a result, requirements on companies in general are growing and global competition is steadily increasing. READ MORE

  2. 2. Blockchains as a solution for traceability and transparency

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Author : André Jeppsson; Oskar Olsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Traceability; Transparency; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Requirements from consumers and governments to produce more sustainable products have increased during recent years. Even if products are certified, one cannot make sure companies meet these requirements, since no chain of events can verify this exists. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Role of Venture Capital Backing in the Underpricing and Long-Run Performance of Chinese IPOs

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Jonathan Johansson; Eric Abrahamsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Venture Capital; IPO; Underpricing; Long-run performance;

    Abstract : We investigate the role of venture capital (VC) backing in the underpricing and long-run performance of initial public offerings (IPOs) in China from 2004 to 2012. China provides a unique contextual setting for conducting such an examination with a regulatory framework in the going public process vastly different from its western peers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Eldrimner Mathantverk : a collective brand for artisan produced food items

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Karin Haglund; [2017]
    Keywords : artisan food production; artisan food producers; branding; certification system; collective asset; collective brand; coordination mechanisms; small-scale food producers; social capital; quality label;

    Abstract : Although mass production of undifferentiated commodities dominates the market for food products, a shift has turned consumers’ interests towards alternative food chains with a focus on quality attributes, origin and a stronger control and guarantee. But as the variety of food products expands, consumers require more information in their purchase situations. READ MORE

  5. 5. PIPEs: Value Creation and Investor Identity

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Alexander Däubener; Theodora Alexe; [2017]
    Keywords : PIPE; Value Creation; Announcement Returns; Hedge Fund; Private Equity;

    Abstract : Based on a sample of PIPE issuances by companies listed on major US exchanges between 2008 and 2013, this paper explores the connection between value creation and investor identity in PIPEs. In a novel study, the paper compares the target selection of hedge funds and private equity funds and monitors their subsequent effects on value, both at a shareholder and at a business level. READ MORE