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  1. 1. Aesthetic Flexibility Modularity of Visual Form in Product Portfolios and Branded Products

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Författare :Torbjörn Andersson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Aesthetic flexibility; industrial design; product modularity; brand extension; product portfolio development; carry-over; face-lift;

    Sammanfattning : The increase in competition amongst companies that produce complex or large product portfolios has created a need to utilise modularity strategies not only to flexibly manage technical complexity in a costeffective manner but also for visual appearance. This research aims to understand how the visual appearance of products is affected by modular product development strategies. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Service Provider Flexibility A Strategic Perspective

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Författare :Danilo Brozovic; Stockholms universitet.; [2015]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; provider flexibility; value creation; service logic; service; strategic flexibility; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is about service provider flexibility and how provider flexibility facilitates customer value creation in contexts where customer processes and activities change. Provider flexibility is delineated as a mechanism of value creation and defined as the ability of the service provider to respond to changes or to bring about changes that support its customers’ value creation. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Flexibility through Information Sharing Evidences from the Automotive Industry in Sweden

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Nidal Dwaikat; KTH.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; information sharing; demand forecast; inventory data; volume flexibility; delivery flexibility; responsiveness; delivery performance; first-tier supplier; automotive Industry; PLS-SEM; Industriell ekonomi och organisation; Industrial Engineering and Management;

    Sammanfattning : Research has validated the contribution of information sharing to performance improvement. It has also suggested that flexibility is a highly important competitive priority for those companies where demand is volatile. Several studies argue that flexibility has been recognized as a key enabler for supply chain responsiveness. LÄS MER

  4. 4. On Strategy and Manufacturing Flexibility

    Detta är en avhandling från Department of Industrial Engineering, Lund University

    Författare :Carl-Henric Nilsson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1995]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Multi-methodology.; Strategic alliance; Capital-back; Uncertainty; Strategic flexibility; Manufacturing strategy; Manufacturing flexibility; Strategy;

    Sammanfattning : The era when customers bought what companies produced is long gone. The situation is now reversed and companies must produce what customers want; while the customers' preferences are, furthermore, becoming increasingly diverse. This has forced companies to adopt a new mode of thinking in order to survive. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Flexibilitetens gränser : Förändring och friktion i arbetsliv och familj

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Sociologiska institutionen, Umeå universitet

    Författare :Anne Grönlund; Umeå universitet.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sociology; Flexibility; flexibilization; working time; flexible work hours; functional flexibility; labour market regulation; numerical flexibility; gender segregation; gender equality; family; work family conflict; housework; leisure activities; job enrichment; work intensification; Sociologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; sociologi; Sociology;

    Sammanfattning : THE TERM FLEXIBILITY has come to be a symbol for a number of grand hopes. An increased flexibility is seen as a key issue for modern organisations and is assumed to pave the way for a more gender equal and family friendly working life. LÄS MER