Essays about: "manufacturing companies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 701 essays containing the words manufacturing companies.

  1. 1. EXPANDING THE CONCEPT OF DIGITAL COMPETENCE A Case Study on How Digital Competence is Portrayed in a Company Transforming to Digital Service Orientation

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Patricija Ilin; Tomi Mustikka; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : digital competence; digital servitization; digital transformation; manufacturing; digital talent; industry 4.0;

    Abstract : Digitalisation requires new ways for businesses to innovate in order to meet contemporarycustomer needs. Manufacturers are adopting digital servicebasedbusiness models to enhancecompetitive advantage. To address these challenges companies have to identify, attract anddevelop digital competence. READ MORE

  2. 2. Leveraging on digitalization for circular economy - A multiple case study on manufacturing and service companies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Illaria Mania; [2019-07-09]
    Keywords : circular economy; digitalization; data; sustainability; digital transformation; organizational change; digital technologies;

    Abstract : Competitiveness is a crucial word for describing what todays’ business environment requires to enterprises. The issue becomes even more complicated considering that there are several phenomena that are challenging companies’ ability to gain a competitive hedge. READ MORE

  3. 3. An adapted Information System Success Model for Software-as-a-Service Solutions : Management Support, User Involvement, and Trust as Antecedents to Information Systems Success

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Informatik; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Informatik

    Author : Ugurcan Ocar; Naveen Samant Aggarwal; [2019]
    Keywords : Information Systems Success; Information System Success Model; Antecedents; Management Support; User Involvement; Trust; Software- as-a-Service; Industry 4.0;

    Abstract : Background: The companies of Industry 4.0 need to invest in digitalising their organizations as software is growing into a decisive manufacturing determinant. Especially in the SaaS business and the transformation to Industry 4.0, there are many small companies that are driving the transformation while competing for market share. READ MORE

  4. 4. Servitization and its Effects on the Business Model : The Transition from Hardware Products to Software Services in Manufacturing

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Industriell ekonomi; Linköpings universitet/Industriell ekonomi

    Author : Daniel Gunnarsson; Jonathan Axelsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Servitization; Business Model Innovation; Value Proposition; Customer- Centricity; Value-Based Pricing;

    Abstract : Companies within the manufacturing industry is undergoing changes in their business models to adapt to changing external environments and trends – whereas one general trend is toward servitization, the transition from hardware products to software services. These software services have shown to have an increasingly impactful role for former productbased firms to ensure future reliable profits and revenues. READ MORE

  5. 5. DEVELOPING A FURNITURE TEST MACHINE ACCORDING TO NATIONAL STANDARDS : ENSURING QUALITY AND CREDIBILITY FOR THE SMEES IN SOUTH AFRICA

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

    Author : Marcus Berglund; Martin Karlgren; [2019]
    Keywords : South Africa; SMMEs; Furniture; Test machine; Standards;

    Abstract : In South Africa where the unemployment is immense, Small Micro and Medium enterprises (SMMEs) provide more than half of all job opportunities. Furntech, a non-profit organisation that works with vocational training and incubation within the furniture manufacturing sector in South Africa, wants to expand their testing laboratory with a machine to test mattresses according to local standards. READ MORE