Global competition, shorter product lifecycles and increasingly demanding customers are creating significant pressures for the creation of innovative organizations. By examining eight case studies in various industry sectors in Europe, Australia, Japan and Thailand, this book provides a qualitative explanation of the complex relationships between innovation capability, e-commerce, sustainable development and new product development. The book explores how organizations develop innovation capability through the application of e-commerce, sustainable development-orientation, and new product development in order to gain competitive advantage. This knowledge will help managers, academics and policy-makers understand awhat works, and why and how it worksa in creating innovation-driven organizations from an international perspective, thereby providing an integrated approach to innovation management.In 2003, Caterpillar became the first engine manufacturer to offer a complete line of 2004 model year clean diesel ... as Advanced Combustion Emissions Reduction Technology (ACERT), is designed to comply with EPA standards withoutanbsp;...
|Title||:||Building Innovation Capability in Organizations|
|Publisher||:||Imperial College Press - 2007|