Essays about: "Circular economy business models"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 108 essays containing the words Circular economy business models.

  1. 1. Value Creation Processes in Inter-organizational Collaboration for Waste-to-resource Initiatives : A case study of the construction industry

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Matilda Dehlén; Jan Thomanitsch; [2022]
    Keywords : Inter-organizational collaboration; value creation; circular economy; waste-to-resource initiatives; construction industry;

    Abstract : The world’s linear economic system, operating under the make-use-dispose philosophy, creates heavy environmental issues such as resource depletion and exuberant waste creation. One industry that is strongly affiliated with these issues is the construction industry. READ MORE

  2. 2. I want to be sustainable, but I love my car! A mixed-method study of consumer adoption of u-PSS from a Prospect Theory perspective

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Josefin Edenborg; Linnéa Falk; [2022]
    Keywords : User-Product Service System; Car-Sharing; Prospect Theory; Framing; Mixed-method;

    Abstract : Critical to the transition towards a Circular Economy is for organizations to move from traditional linear, make-use-dispose business models to circular. One such business model, "Use-Oriented Product-Service- Systems'' (u-PSS), has gained increased traction among both scholars and practitioners due to its environmental benefits. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sustainable and Circular Business Models: Textiles in West Africa

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Amanda Björkdahl; [2022]
    Keywords : sustainable business models; circular economy; West Africa; ECOWAS; business model innovation; textile and clothing industry; secondhand clothing; textile waste; sustainable business model pattern taxonomy; 45 SBM patterns; modèles d affaires durables; économie circulaire; Afrique de l Ouest; CEDEAO; innovation de modèle d affaires; industrie du textile et de l habillement; vêtements d occasion; déchets textiles; taxonomie des modèles d affaires durables;

    Abstract : West Africa’s textile and clothing (T&C) industries have persevered through the decline following the economic liberalization policies in the 1980s. This thesis seeks to explore the sustainable and circular business models which exist in the West African region. READ MORE

  4. 4. Product-as-a-Service: An accelerator to create an environmentally sustainable closed loop supply chain : (Multiple interview study from a retailer’s perspective)

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Saskia Tamerus; Lisanne Koers; Solveigh Steffens; [2022]
    Keywords : Product-as-a-Service; PaaS; Product-Service-System; PSS; Servitization; B2C Retailer; Circular Economy; Circular Business Model; Environmental Sustainability; Challenges; Mitigations; Closed Loop Supply Chain;

    Abstract : Abstract  Purpose:  The purpose of the research was to define Product-Service-System (PSS) and Product-as-a- Service (PaaS), identify the challenges and match mitigations with them when closing the supply chain from a B2C retailer’s perspective. The following three research questions were defined:  RQ1: How are Product-Service-System and Product-as-a-Service defined and related to the environmental sustainability context?  RQ2: What are the challenges that B2C-retailers with a Product-as-a-Service model encounter in regard to closing their supply chain loop?  RQ3: How can the closed loop supply chain related challenges that B2C-retailers encounter be mitigated to unfold the environmentally sustainable potential of PaaS business models?  Methodology: A systematic literature review was used for defining PaaS and PSS with an environmentally sustainable focus. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Role of Organizational Climate when Implementing Circular Business Models : A multiple case study in the Swedish context

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Sofia Ellström; Marija Ilikj; Julia Solans Rossi; [2022]
    Keywords : Circular economy; circular practices; circular transformation; organizational climate; SMEs;

    Abstract : Background: The circular economy has emerged as an alternative to linear approaches to consumption and has the potential to solve the most pressing sustainability issues society faces today. SMEs have a central role in the transition towards a circular economy, as they make up the majority of businesses in Europe. READ MORE