Essays about: "circular business models"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 67 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. Circular economy policy barriers: : An analysis of legislative challenges in white goods and automotive industry within the EU

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Shadi Shams; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular economy; policy; legislative barriers; remanufacturing; service-based; white goods; automotive; Cirkulär ekonomi; policy; lagstiftningsbarriärer; återtillverkning; tjänstebaserad; vitvaror; fordon;

    Abstract : Increased consumption, depletion of natural resources and sustainability concerns have challenged the conventional linear model of production, consumption and disposal of products. Circular economy (CE) has become one of the most popular paradigms that can contribute to economic growth and concurrently satisfy sustainability ambitions. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Business Model Innovations and Sustainability Transitions : The Case of Circular Business Models in the Fashion Industry

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Riku Salmi; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Business Model; Innovation; Fashion; Multi-Level Perspective; Clothing Resale;

    Abstract : The concept of circular economy has gained a lot of interest among both researchers and practitioners. Moving from the traditional linear “take, make, disposal” resource management approach towards circular economy principles that aim to keep resources in a loop of usage is considered to be a possible way for material-intensive industries to decouple economic growth from environmental constraints. READ MORE