Essays about: "Footwear industry"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the words Footwear industry.

  1. 1. Browse Offline, Buy Online? : Exploring how showrooming is affected by customer experience in the clothing industry

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Julia Blomberg; Malin Christensson; John Synnes; [2020]
    Keywords : Showrooming; Customer Experience; In-store Experience; Decision Making;

    Abstract : Background: In the last 20 years, the retail industry has experienced a drastic transformation and the rise of e-commerce has resulted in a change in the retail business models. Thus, there has been a shift from the traditional single-channel format to a multi-channel format. READ MORE

  2. 2. The need for speed : A study of how a new digital tool can affect B2B relationships

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Josefin Hellsten; Johan Näsström; [2019]
    Keywords : B2B relationships; 3D virtual prototypes; relationship marketing;

    Abstract : The technological development that we have seen in the last decades has resulted in a more digitized business environment and affected industries from an innovative and competitive perspective. The digital transition is an ongoing process and it creates opportunities and challenges for businesses globally. READ MORE

  3. 3. Shaping the Climate Action trajectory within the Fashion Industry : a case study of a Small Medium Sized Enterprise

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Naturresurser och hållbar utveckling

    Author : Marta Karen Kristjónsdóttir; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Paris Agreement; Climate Change; Climate Action Plans; Apparel industry; Value Chain Analysis VCA ; Life Cycle Assessment LCA ; Sustainable Global Value Chain SGVC ; Decarbonisation pathway; Fashion Industry Charter for Climate Action; UNFCCC; Pre-competitive; Collaboration; Traceability; Transparency; Multi-Stakeholder Agreements;

    Abstract : The apparel and footwear industry’s contribution to global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions is one of the fifth largest per industry, equal to that of livestock, after electricity and heat, oil and gas, agriculture, and transportation (Ellen MacArthur Foundation, 2017). For industry-wide emissions reduction, investing in renewable energy and energy efficiency programs across highest impacting life cycle phases offer the most effective solution. READ MORE

  4. 4. Achieving a Sustainable Fashion Industry through Global Collaborations and Standardized Measurement Tools : An Exploratory Case Study on the Sustainable Apparel Coalition

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

    Author : Sofia Cederfeldt; [2018]
    Keywords : Fashion Industry; Higg Index; Collaborations; Standardized Measurement Tools; Sustainability; Sustainable Apparel Coalition SAC ; Sustainable Development; Supply Chain;

    Abstract : Background: The increased attention to the subject of sustainable development within the fashion industry is frequently explained by how the fashion industry has become global, connecting brands, producers, manufacturers, businesses, and consumers across the entire globe. This has further led to the need for new constellations of global multi stakeholder collaborations. READ MORE

  5. 5. The effectiveness of corporate social responsibility initiatives to promote labour and human rights in the global supply chains. A case study of effectiveness of Nike's CSR initiatives and actions

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Anna-Erika Korpi; [2018]
    Keywords : corporate social responsibility; labour rights; global supply chains; stakeholder theory; effectiveness; Nike;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis is to examine the effectiveness of Nike’s corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives and activities in promoting and securing labour and human rights in the global supply chains; and illustrate whether CSR can actually be effective in improving the labour conditions. The problem area lays on loose global regulations and governance gaps, which voluntary CSR has fulfilled. READ MORE