Essays about: "Textile and fashion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 132 essays containing the words Textile and fashion.

  1. 1. Management Control Systems : A Tool for Startup Fashion Companies to Implement and Scale Sustainability Initiatives

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

    Author : Janika Wittje; Louisa Frenz; [2022]
    Keywords : Fashion Industry; Startups; Sustainability; Management Control Systems Package; Formal and Informal Controls;

    Abstract : The research adds to current management control system and textile and fashion management literature by developing a MCS framework which is specially targeting startups within the textile and fashion industry in order to implement and scale sustainability initiatives. The framework provides potential to impact and facilitate managers to foster sustainable development. READ MORE

  2. 2. An Exploratory Study on the Rwandan Fashion and Textile Industry

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Marie Joana Kagayo; [2022]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Made in Rwanda; textiles; China-in-Africa; East African Community; Import Restriction;

    Abstract : Following the banning of imported textiles, the Government of Rwanda introduced the “Made in Rwanda” policy in 2015 to encourage local domestic markets and the citizens of the country to buy Rwandan-made products. This thesis evaluates the impact of the import restrictions or the “Made in Rwanda” policy on the Rwandan people so far. READ MORE

  3. 3. Weaving a Story of Collaboration: The Case of the New Cotton Project : A Circular Business Ecosystem working towards a Circular Economy in the Fashion and Textiles Industry

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Delphine Froment; Marianna Siljander; [2022]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Collaboration; Fashion and Textiles Industry; Circular Business Ecosystem; Circular Business Model; Textile Waste; Textile Recycling; Innovation; Theory of Collaborative Advantage;

    Abstract : The fashion industry is ranked as the fourth most environmentally harmful industries in the world. A main cause being the overruling destructive model of take-make-dispose that maintains our reliance on virgin materials. Academia and European Union policymakers believe the Circular Economy is a more sustainable alternative to this linear model. READ MORE

  4. 4. Integrity and Security Considerations of Transparency and Traceability : an Exploratory Case Study of Traceability Validation Systems

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

    Author : Caroline Löwenhav; Hanna Tingsvik; [2022]
    Keywords : Transparency; Traceability; Social Perspective; Integrity; Security; Traceability Validation System; Exploratory Research;

    Abstract : Background: In recent years, unfair and unsafe working conditions have been reported, raising concerns among stakeholders and end-users. The demand for fashion brands to take further responsibility for social sustainability and transparency has increased. READ MORE

  5. 5. Could blockchain tracing help textile managers achieve the UN Sustainable Development Goals?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sebastian Ernesto Riveiro La Greca; Adam Turesson; [2022]
    Keywords : Blockchain; Fashion; Supply chain; Sustainability; Distributed ledger technology; Blockchain tracing; Traceability; Transparency; Management; Digitalization.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This paper examines how blockchain tracing can be implemented in the textile industry through an exploratory and inductive qualitative multi-methodological approach. First, it provides an extensive background relevant to the field of blockchain tracing implementation in textile retailers. READ MORE