Essays about: "strategic management and IT"

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  1. 1. A Framework for RFID Compatibility in a Fashion Retail Supply Chain : A Case Study in a Swedish Fashion Retailer

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Viktor Fabricio de Barros; Stina Johnson; [2020]
    Keywords : RFID; Supply Chain; Logistics; Fashion; Retail; Compatibility; Implementation; Business;

    Abstract : In recent years supply chain management has undergone significant and rapid changes, these changes are driven by several factors including the business environment, globalization, internet-based systems technological advances and increased demands to deliver better operational performance. These changes have included the increased use of internet-based systems and new technological tools, and one widely discussed technology is Radio Frequency Identification (RFID). READ MORE

  2. 2. Propelling the Commercialization of ‘Novel Cements’: An investigation of demand-side factors to accelerate decarbonizing technologies within the cement industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Elizabeth McNamee; [2020]
    Keywords : cement; concrete; decarbonizing technologies; novel alternative green cements concretes; demand-side; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Accounting for approximately 8% of global CO2 emissions, the cement industry is one of the greatest contributors to climate change, despite the lack of focus on this sector in popular discourse. Deep cuts in this sector are challenging to achieve due to necessitated alteration of material components and formulation of the traditional product in addressing non-energy related ‘process emissions’. READ MORE

  3. 3. Management Control Systems as a Package and its role of enabling Organizational Ambidexterity in SMEs : An exploratory study

    University essay from Jönköping University; Jönköping University

    Author : Richard Lind; Hanna Åberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Management Control Systems; Management Control Systems as a Package; Levers of Control; Organizational Ambidexterity; Exploration; Exploitation; SMEs;

    Abstract : Background – A firm that achieves organizational ambidexterity is managing the balancing act of refining existing capabilities while also discovering new opportunities in the marketplace. It has shown that the achievement of organizational ambidexterity will lead to better perfor- mance but also long-term survival. READ MORE

  4. 4. Challanges In Constructing Large Frame FDM 3D Printers

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

    Author : Isak Emericks; [2020]
    Keywords : Additive Manufacturing; FDM; large frames; digitalization; smart manufacturing; Additiv tillverkning; FDM; Stora ramar; digitalisering; smarta tillverkningssystem;

    Abstract : This project was initiated by Postnord who wanted to develop their own large frame FDM 3D printer, mainly for two reasons. The first reason was to be able to use the collaboration between Postnord and KTH to present how Postnord are promoting domestic production in the same time as portraying themselves as leaders in the field of additive manufacturing in Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Strategic Thinking in Crisis Management : A Study into how Organisations Use Strategic Thinking to Overcome Unusually Demanding Situations

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Valon Krasnici; Marcus Fors Lindeberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Strategic Thinking; Strategic Planning; Crisis Management; Strategy; Capabilities; Environment; Crisis;

    Abstract : Strategy and strategic management have always been on the radar in academia. A few years back, some scholars studied strategic management further and concluded that the terms strategic planning and strategic thinking as part of strategic management should be spoken of seperately. As academia has evolved, few scholars have embraced this. READ MORE