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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 93 avhandlingar innehållade orden small and medium-sized enterprises.
1. Internationalization and Performance among Small and Medium-sized Firms : A study of furniture producers in Sweden
Sammanfattning : Furniture production in Sweden still exists on a comparably small scale. The majority, or more than 99 percent, of all furniture producers in Sweden are small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) with less than 250 employees. Despite their size, these firms are, to a large extent, involved in export. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is established among a majority of small and medium sized companies in Kista Science City and seems to have a positive effect on organizational effectiveness. Kista Science City is Sweden’s largest corporate centre, with more companies and employees in a limited area than anywhere else in Europe. LÄS MER
3. Process management and sustainable development in a quality perspective : implementation and measurement related to small and medium sized enterprises
Sammanfattning : This thesis aims at contributing to increased knowledge regarding sustainable competitive performance of small and medium sized enterprises in harmony with nature and society. The overall purpose has been specified in the following three parts: to explore implementation of statistically designed experiments, to describe experiences of introducing process management, and to contribute to the development of a conceptual framework for integration of business excellence and sustainable development, all with a focus on small and medium sized enterprises. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : This licentiate thesis combines three different topics, the small business environment, industrial design and rapid tooling. Smaller companies often suffer from lack of resources in many ways and since most theoretical product development methods are formulated for larger companies, this is a problem. LÄS MER
5. Generating Products in Small and Medium Sized Enterprises : Challenges and Potential Improvements
Sammanfattning : In contemporary society, companies are faced with new demands and challenges, due to increasing competition and customer requirements. The development of products affects to a great extent, the future earnings and costs of an enterprise, and is therefore very important for its long-term survival. LÄS MER