Search for dissertations about: "sustainable product innovation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 swedish dissertations containing the words sustainable product innovation.

  1. 1. Integrating a Strategic Sustainable Development Perspective in Product-Service System Innovation

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Anthony Thompson; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Sustainable product innovation; Sustainable product development; Strategic sustainable development; Product-service systems PSS ; Life cycle management; Set-based product development;

    Abstract : There is an intersection of challenges where society’s social and ecological problems coincide with the industrial firm’s challenge to maintain profitability in a globalizing world. Products connect these challenges. READ MORE

  2. 2. Towards Sustainability-driven Innovation through Product Service Systems

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Anthony Thompson; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2010]
    Keywords : sustainable product innovation; sustainable product development; strategic sustainable development; product-service systems PSS ; decision support tools; life cycle management;

    Abstract : Increasing awareness of anthropogenic impacts on the planet has lead to efforts to reduce negative environmental impacts in product development for several decades. Benefits to companies who focus on sustainability initiatives have been put forth more recently, leading to many efforts to incorporate sustainability considerations in their product innovation processes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Characteristics of Production Innovation

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå University of Technology

    Author : Lisa Larsson; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Produktinnovation; Product Innovation;

    Abstract : Today firms must maintain high levels of efficiency, quality control, customer responsiveness and speed, but even the full set of these attributes is not sufficient for sustainable competitive advantage. A further challenging requirement is to innovate successfully, not only in product development but also in production. READ MORE

  4. 4. Strategic Life-Cycle Modeling and Simulation for Sustainable Product Innovation

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Henrik Ny; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; sustainable product innovation; planning; strategy; backcasting; life-cycle assessment LCA ; strategic life-cycle management SLCM ; systems; modeling; simulation;

    Abstract : Many specific methods and tools have been developed to deal with sustainability problems. However, without a unifying theory it is unclear how these relate to each other and how they can be used strategically. A Framework for Strategic Sustainable Development (FSSD) is being developed to cover this need for clarity and structure. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustainability Risk Management in Product Development Companies - Motivating Change

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Jesko Schulte; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2019]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; corporate sustainability; product innovation process; sustainability transition; sustainable design; sustainable product development;

    Abstract : Both the ecological and social system are systematically degrading, resulting in decreasing capacities to support human civilization. Product development and manufacturing companies play a key role in driving society’s transition towards a sustainable path. READ MORE