Business model innovation in the context of sustainable development by sammy-sebastian tawakkoli ©sammy-sebastian tawakkoli school of business, economics and law, university of gothenburg, vasagatan 1. 2 introduction in recent years, research into business model innovation has developed significant momentum at the ifm, where our research is both focused on, and informed. Ii abstract this phd dissertation focuses on business model innovation (bmi), which plays a central role in explaining firm performance and is viewed as a source of competitive advantage.
Business model portfolio to better understand conceptual frameworks of business model development and innovation it expands the discussion of business model portfolio in the biotech sector by. Business model innovation studies on business model design, protection, and anchoring dissertation of the university of st gallen, school of management. 1 master thesis thinking about business model innovation: innovation approaches in the emerging wearable technology industry jonas vossler.
Similarly, apple still benefits from the 10-year-old combination of ipod and itunes, a business model that turned apple into the world's largest music retailer (and a classic case study of business model innovation. Business models and business model innovation hence appear to be fundamentally connected understanding the business model helps a manager identify the variables in the organization that can be modified and thus subject to innovation. Model categorization spreads from business model building (for startups in sharing economy) to business model innovation (for established companies in traditional economy) explosive growth of the sharing economy is also evident through its unprecedented speed and. Or retail chain manager, will explore the topic of retail business model innovation evidenced by cases of retail companies, such as walmart, tesco, safeway, target, burberry and other the role of technology is discussed in these cases and also separately with an outlook to those future. Thesis purpose: the thesis aims to explore business model innovation in companies and the main factors having influence on the decision making process towards business model innovation.
Role of business model (innovation) in the commercialization strategies in smes the present study is then focused on how business model innovation contributes to the successful commercialization of products in smes and for this reason, a framework is introduced that explains. Both the disruptive theory and especially business model theory are quite new solar power is a good example of an innovation with many disruptive characteristics and a huge potential for disrupting the energy sector. A business model is made up of a set of dimensions and business model innovation means an innovation in at least one of these dimensions a framework for green business models is outlined in. Its business model modeling language bm2l can be understood as semi-formal in the sense of ushold and gruninger (1996) and are expressed in an artificial formally defined language based on the above, my research goal is to tackle the concept of business models with an ontological. From innovation, business pioneers need to excel not only at product innovation but also at busi- ness model design, understanding business design options as well as customer needs and techno- logical trajectories.
The business model in context of business strategy master student business administration track innovation management and entrepreneurship the thesis is. Master's thesis the influence of lean philosophy on business models and business model innovation in services an investigation of travel agencies. Innovation practices as a path to business growth performance: a study of small and medium sized firms in the emerging uae market by yahya darwish yahya al ansari.
Business model innovation, this thesis includes a lit-erature review on the topics of business models, busi-ness model innovation and relevant literature from. Opening up the business model: business model innovation through collaboration d i s s e r t a t i o n of the university of st gallen, school of management. Business model inovation framework business model innovation an empirically derived framework for early stage business model innovation master of science thesis.
The thesis is divided into two main parts: business model innovation, where value is co-created among the company and the consumer in a networked setting as. Through the new business model, or conceal it by adopting a traditional business model we show that the value of business model innovation may be so substantial that an incumbent may prefer to compete in a duopoly rather than to remain a monopolist. Eija vaittinen business model innovation in product-service sys-tems master's thesis examiners: prof miia martinsuo and dr sanna nenonen.