Essays about: "clothing consumption"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 102 essays containing the words clothing consumption.

  1. 1. Understanding views on sufficient clothing consumption: Using Q methodology

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Katla Eiríksdóttir; [2022]
    Keywords : Sufficiency; consumer perceptions; clothing consumption; social practice theory; Q methodology; Social Sciences; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Overconsumption of clothes is a global environmental and social problem, where 80 billion new clothing is produced each year. Efficiency measures have focused on improving resource efficiency on the production side and improving clothing care on the consumer side. However, literature shows that these measures are not enough. READ MORE

  2. 2. High Demand for Second-hand: A Qualitative Study on Challenges and Opportunities Faced by Second-hand Clothing Retailers

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Ebba Greijer; Abdullah Smew; [2022]
    Keywords : Second-hand; Clothing; Retailing; Digitalization; Sustainable consumption;

    Abstract : The second-hand market has been subject to a lot of change in recent years. New actors with disruptive business models have entered the market, changing consumer perceptions and altering market conditions. READ MORE

  3. 3. COLLABORATIVE FASHION CONSUMPTION : Business model analysis of digital platforms in clothing renting

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

    Author : Dulanjani Damayanthi Aruppala Gedara; Imali Udeshika De Silva Gustinnawadu; [2022]
    Keywords : Clothing rental; Business model; Collaborative consumption; Digitalization; Digital platforms;

    Abstract : Renting, as one of the most common and long-existed collaborative consumption methods, recently gained attention in the fashion industry as a perfect candidate to minimize overconsumption in the fashion industry. However, the business perspective of clothing rental gained less focus in academic literature. READ MORE

  4. 4. Is second-hand the silver bullet for sustainable fashion consumption?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Emma-Kate Chetty; [2022]
    Keywords : Second-hand clothing; moral licensing; rebound effects; social practice theory; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Within the circular economy, alternatives to fast-fashion include second-hand clothing consumption. The narratives surrounding second-hand clothing have shifted from the stigma of old, dirty, smelly clothing to trendy, sustainable, and bargain items. READ MORE

  5. 5. Examining the Post-purchase Behaviour of Second-hand Clothing : Extending Expectation Confirmation Theory

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan (from 2013)

    Author : Frida Hjerpe; [2022]
    Keywords : Collaborative fashion consumption; post-purchase behaviour; expectation confirmation theory; Swedish consumers;

    Abstract : Amongst production industries, the fashion industry is one of those with the most negative impact on the environment. Globalization has driven consumption of contemporary fashion products, such as clothes, to the highest quantities ever recorded in history. READ MORE