Essays about: "purchasing"

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  1. 1. Delivery Reliability and Public Procurement - A Case Study on a Healthcare Provider

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Christofer Sjöquist; [2019]
    Keywords : Delivery Reliability; Purchasing; Public Healthcare; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Assuring delivery reliability is a vital part for any organisation in a supply chain, and in few cases could the consequences of a failed delivery be as dire as they would in the case of a healthcare provider. However, delivery reliability is not a well-studied subject within the context of public healthcare procurement. READ MORE

  2. 2. Developing Recommendations for a Mobile Pet Marketplace from a UX Perspective

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Roxana Arroyo Pizarro; [2019]
    Keywords : UX; Experience design; Marketplace; Pets; Features;

    Abstract : Despite the importance of pets in people’s lives and the possible emotional value of purchasing a pet, there is a lack of niche pet marketplaces. There is also a gap in research regarding the design of online marketplaces for finding pets and how users experience them. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Country-of-Origin Effect in the Personal Care Market : A study on Swedish consumers’ perception of Chinese products

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Gävle/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Simon Andersson; Gustaf Persson; [2019]
    Keywords : Country-of-origin; COO; Country-of-origin effects; Product evaluation; Cultural differences; Made in China; Consumer behaviour; Purchase decision; Trust;

    Abstract : Title: The Country-of-Origin Effect in the Personal Care Market  Level: Final assignment for Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration Author: Simon Andersson and Gustaf Persson Supervisor: Jonas Kågström Date: 2019 – January Aim: The study aims to analyse Swedish consumers’ perceptions on the Country-of-Origin effects regarding Chinese products. Method: The study is based on a quantitative method. READ MORE

  4. 4. To Avoid, or Not to Avoid? A quantitative study of the reasons for brand avoidance and how they take form in avoidance behaviors.

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

    Author : Elsa Wadelius; Isabelle Gosenius; [2019]
    Keywords : Brand Avoidance; Avoidance Behavior; Subjective Norms; Level of Involvement; Persistency Over Time;

    Abstract : The concept of brand loyalty has gained extensive attention from academia and from companies, in an attempt to understand what makes consumers loyal to a brand. There is however a lack of understanding of what makes consumers avoid a brand. READ MORE

  5. 5. Attitudes to decision-making under risk supported by artificial intelligence and humans : Perceived risk, reliability and acceptance

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för Industriell utveckling, IT och Samhällsbyggnad

    Author : Per Nordahl; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The purpose of this investigation was to explore how decision situations with varying degrees of perceived risk affect people’s attitudes to human and artificial intelligence (AI) decision-making support. While previous studies have focused on the trust, fairness, reliability and fear of artificial intelligence, robots and algorithms in relation to decision support, the risk inherent in the decision situation has been largely ignored. READ MORE