Essays about: "competition"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2229 essays containing the word competition.

  1. 1. When Brussels hits the brakes on M&A - A case study on the failed acquisition of Haldex AB

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Wiebke Buchholz; Roberto Gisy; [2019]
    Keywords : EU Merger Control; M A; Case Study; European Commission; Antitrust;

    Abstract : With an increasing number of mergers being subject to a European Commission's merger control investigation, the process becomes relevant for more and more companies engaged in M&A activities. Despite the importance to maintain healthy competition and an innovative business environment, the investigation comes along with significant direct and indirect costs for target and acquirer. READ MORE

  2. 2. System analysis, improvement and visualisation of a manufacturing workflow, using discrete-event simulation : A combination of discrete-event simulation and lean manufacturing

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Arvid Antonsson; Gustaf Hermansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Discrete-event simulation; FACTS; Lean; Simulation; DES; Kaizen; LeanSMO; Workflow analysis; Simulering; Arbetsflödesanalys;

    Abstract : This project has been initiated in cooperation with a Swedish manufacturing company. Due to increased demand and competition, the company wants to streamline its production process, increase the degree of automation and visualize specific workflows. READ MORE

  3. 3. The importance of end customer value in the paper industry

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Erik Herlitz; [2019]
    Keywords : Customer value; Paper industry; Newspaper; Perceived value; Digital era;

    Abstract : In a more digitalized world the paper industry has struggled to deliver customer value and stay relevant when the digital media has started to emerge. This problem has especially happened to newspaper which has seen a decline in Sweden with over 20% the last decade. READ MORE

  4. 4. Decoding Electrocorticography Signals by Deep Learning for Brain-Computer Interface

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Guillaume JUBIEN; [2019]
    Keywords : Deep learning; BCI; ECoG; Spatial filtering;

    Abstract : Brain-Computer Interface (BCI) offers the opportunity to paralyzed patients to control their movements without any neuromuscular activity. Signal processing of neuronal activity enables to decode movement intentions. Ability for patient to control an effector is closely linked to this decoding performance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bortsättning av skotningsavstånd på ett svenskt skogsbolag : en granskning av hur väl metodstandarden för bortsättningsarbetet följts

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Niklas Wessmark; [2019]
    Keywords : learning organizations; management; standardization; timber extraction; quality; quality assurance; quality management;

    Abstract : Skogsindustrin, är en av hörnstenarna inom svensk ekonomi och kan visa upp en historisk lönsamhet, utsätts för en allt hårdare global konkurrens, inte minst från Asien och Sydamerika där många nyetableringar skett de senaste åren men även från andra branscher som erbjuder substitut baserade på andra råvaror. För att möta den hårdnande globala konkurrensen måste skogsindustrin säkerställa en kostnadseffektiv och uthållig leverans av skoglig råvara. READ MORE