Essays about: "the Swedish textile industry"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 essays containing the words the Swedish textile industry.

  1. 1. Why is it so hard to implement sustainability strategies into an organization? A case study of KappAhl’s sustainability strategy implementation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Alice Aroneng; Jenny Trolläng; [2020-07-01]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Strategy implementation; Implementation barriers; Fashion industry;

    Abstract : Background and Problem: The whole value chain, from production to consumption and recycling, ispart of the sustainability challenges in the textile industry. The concept of sustainability is complex andintegrating it into the internal process of the organization is vital to reach success within sustainabilityand accomplish the SDGs by 2030. READ MORE

  2. 2. Circular Economy Practice Applied to Reverse Logistics : A Multiple Case Study from Fashion Retailers Perspective

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Anna Nilson Törnqvist; [2020]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Reverse Logistics; Fashion Industry; Organizational Change; Institutional Theory;

    Abstract : The fashion industry has been criticized due to environmental issues, such as the causation of increased scarcity of landfills, hazardous emissions, and exhaustion of non-renewable resources. At the same time, customers, and governments require organizations within the industry to be transparent, offer sustainable consumption, and take responsibility for textile waste. READ MORE

  3. 3. Implementing a Take-back Scheme in the Swedish Fashion Industry : a Dynamic Capability Perspective

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

    Author : Louisa Svensson; Sara Biondani; [2020]
    Keywords : Take-back Scheme Implementation; Dynamic Capabilities; Circular Business Models; Closed-loop Fashion; Retailers;

    Abstract : Background As of today the textile and fashion industry mainly relies on a linear production model, also referred to as the take-make-waste system. This economy depends solely on the single use of raw materials leaving space for an open-ended production and no intention of salvaging or recovering resources. READ MORE

  4. 4. Obstacles in the textile upcycling chain, a case study of the communication between small-scaled upcycling actors and their processes.

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

    Author : Ida Aguilar Johansson; Andrea Runstrand; [2020]
    Keywords : Upcycle; Remanufacturing; Textile Waste Management; Communication Tools; Reversed supply chain; Closed loop systems; Sorting; Återbruk; Textilindustri; Hållbar produktion; Kommunikationsverktyg; Småskalig;

    Abstract : Upcycling of textiles is a well-known method to remake worn textiles and decrease the environmental impact coming from the textile industry. Many fast fashion companies have tried to implement upcycling in their own textile value chains to become more circular. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring how Barriers to Circular Business Models can be Overcome on a Macro and Micro Level : -a Swedish Textile Industry Perspective

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Gabriel Jonsson; Louise Fredriksson; Rebecca Lööv Miljevic; [2020]
    Keywords : circular economy; circular business models; the Swedish textile industry; barriers; drivers; enablers;

    Abstract : Background: The resource demanding textile industry has long been linked to the linear economy, an economy contributing to negative effects on the environment. However, there is an alternative to the linear economy, namely the circular economy. READ MORE