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  1. 6. Supermarket food waste : prevention and management with the focus on reduced waste for reduced carbon footprint

    University dissertation from ; Department of Energy and Technology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

    Author : Mattias Eriksson; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY;

    Abstract : Food waste occurs along the entire food supply chain and gives rise to great financial losses and waste of natural resources. The retail stage of the supply chain contributes significant masses of waste. Causes of this waste need to be identified before potential waste reduction measures can be designed, tested and evaluated. READ MORE

  2. 7. Visual attention during decision-making in natural environments

    University dissertation from ; Department of Energy and Technology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

    Author : Kerstin Gidlöf; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; decision-making; visual attention; process tracing; consumer behaviour;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates visual attention during decision-making in natural environments in four different studies. The first study demonstrated that decisions in the supermarket were suboptimal and this did not seem to relate to the amount of products attended to or the amount of time spent on each product. READ MORE

  3. 8. Profitability Performance of Supermarkets : The effects of scale of operation, local market conditions, and conduct on the economic performance of supermarkets

    University dissertation from EFI

    Author : Mikael Hernant; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Retailing; Store performance; Profitability; Economies of scale; Competition; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi; Humanities and Social sciences; Humaniora-samhällsvetenskap;

    Abstract : Ever since introduced and rolled out on the market during the 1950's and 1960's the supermarket format of grocery retail stores has played an important role in the grocery retail sector in Sweden, as well as in other countries. Although the sector in Sweden has evolved into a sector harbouring various store formats, the supermarket remains the major one - about half of the total volume of sales currently goes through supermarkets. READ MORE

  4. 9. Changing the servicescape The influence of music and self-disclosure on approach-avoidance behavior

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Pernille Andersson K; Per Kristensson; Wästlund Erik; Anders Gustafsson; Magnus Söderlund; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Servicescape; Approach Avoidance; Affect; Consumer behavior; Psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate and understand the effect of a servicescape’s ambient and social conditions on consumers’ Approach/Avoidance behavior in a retail context. More specifically, this thesis investigates the effect of music (ambient stimuli) and employees’ self-disclosure (social stimuli) on consumers’ Approach/Avoidance behavior in a retail store. READ MORE

  5. 10. Energy in supermarkets - An overview on the energy flows and refrigeration controls

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Tommie Månsson; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY;

    Abstract : The electrical energy used by supermarkets represents approximately 3% of Sweden's annual energy use. Of this, the refrigeration system accounts for 50%. To reduce greenhouse gases introduced by energy generation, a larger share of renewable energy sources must be implemented. READ MORE