Essays about: "Circular Business Models"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 60 essays containing the words Circular Business Models.

  1. 1. The complexity of circular business models and the effect of firm size in the clothing industry - A variable development and quantitative study for the clothing industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Christoffer Lindström; Carl Berggren; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Circular business models; circular economy; sustainable business models; closing the loop strategies;

    Abstract : With the newly added focus on the social and environmental costs associated with the fast fashionand clothing industry, many researchers have attempted to solve the problem and come up withvalid theories for change. A way to minimize externalities is with the implementation of circular businessmodels, which have become increasingly relevant to prolong the life cycle of products, reducethe use of natural resources and minimize harmful emissions and can, therefore, be a possible solutionto the problem. READ MORE

  2. 2. Investigating the elements of Customer Value Creation in a Circular Business Model : A case of a Swedish startup

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Anirud Gopal Jayashree; Yogeshwaran Ravindran; [2020]
    Keywords : Customer value; customer satisfaction; elements of customer value creation; drivers of customer satisfaction; start-up; circular business model; circular economy;

    Abstract : The circular economy and its implications on businesses have been an area of interest for researchers and firms alike. The transition has been a rough one, but many firms are moving towards sustainable practices these days, if not circular. READ MORE

  3. 3. Implementing a Take-back Scheme in the Swedish Fashion Industry : a Dynamic Capability Perspective

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Louisa Svensson; Sara Biondani; [2020]
    Keywords : Take-back Scheme Implementation; Dynamic Capabilities; Circular Business Models; Closed-loop Fashion; Retailers;

    Abstract : Background As of today the textile and fashion industry mainly relies on a linear production model, also referred to as the take-make-waste system. This economy depends solely on the single use of raw materials leaving space for an open-ended production and no intention of salvaging or recovering resources. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. 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