Essays about: "Business Model Innovation"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 463 essays containing the words Business Model Innovation.

  1. 21. The role of financial and non-financial goals in the make or buy decision at a family firm : A case study on Väderstad AB

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Jönköping University/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Björn Åkerström; Rasmus Skarphagen; [2020]
    Keywords : Make or buy decisions; family firm; financial and non-financial goals; manufacturing in-house; outsourcing to external parties; make or buy models;

    Abstract : Background: Make or buy decisions is the most fundamental part in a company’s manufacturing strategy. The decision is complex and involves sacrifices whichever strategy is chosen, and before making the decision the firm should understand and evaluate the trade-offs and comparative costs of manufacturing or outsourcing. READ MORE

  2. 22. Circular Business Models for Electric Vehicle Lithium-Ion Batteries: An analysis of current practices of vehicle manufacturers in the EU and the potential for innovation at Volvo Group

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Levke Albertsen; [2020]
    Keywords : circular economy; circular business models; business model innovation; lithium-ion batteries; electric mobility; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : With the transition towards an electrified vehicle fleet, lithium-ion batteries (LIBs) have come into focus for different stakeholders due to their high costs, resource, and energy demands for production as well as connected environmental concerns and supply risks. Circular economy (CE) strategies to slow and close resource loops and circular business models (CBMs) are discussed as solutions to these issues. READ MORE

  3. 23. Open Data for Business Development in the Swedish ICT-sector

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Hanna Bondesson; Axel Rahm; [2020]
    Keywords : open data; private sector; business development; technical barriers; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Open data is broadly expected to generate innovation and economic value for both the public and private sector. Though the diffusion of open data has kept a fast pace, knowledge of visualisation and points of access of open data remains low. Moreover, literature of the private-sector application of open data is still scarce. READ MORE

  4. 24. Transition towards circular economy through a multi-readiness level model : An explorative study in the construction equipment industry

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Federica Balestrucci; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular economy; readiness level model; circular transition; manufacturing industry;

    Abstract : Circular economy is considered one of the most viable approaches to sustainability and it has gained a lot of traction in recent years. It challenges the linear approach to production and consumption that generates waste and is unsustainable for the planet and future generations. READ MORE

  5. 25. Cleaning up the Cycle : A Circular Partnership Case Study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : John Brugge; Jonas Schaller; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Industrial Symbiosis; Corporate Social Innovation; Innovative Partner Selection;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this thesis is to describe possible steps of how circular partnerships can be formed, and how they can connect the different steps of a material loop, such as design and recycling. The focus of the empirical study within this thesis is the reconnection of recycling, design and production within the household goods industry. READ MORE