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Sustainability goals 2020
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2020 sustainability goals

2020 sustainability goals: embrace technology to overcome sustainability challenges in Textile, Maritime and Agriculture #ShiftHappens

Closed Loop Smart Athleisure Fashion
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Sustainable Innovation in Fashion & Textile

Sustainable innovation in the fashion and textile industry: wearables, smart textiles and e-textiles

Successful open innovation
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Successful open innovation tactics

Companies applying the right tools and processes for successful open innovation are better equipped than competition to meet the many challenges ahead.

Innovation watching and tech scouting
Open Innovation – bringing the outside in 2560 1708 Ingrid Willems

Open Innovation – bringing the outside in

Corporates that want to stay ahead of their market, can’t just rely on own internal knowledge and resources. Collaboration across the boundaries of their own organisation is crucial to drive…

Engage in Ecosystem Strategies to Stay Relevant and Gain Market Share 5760 3840 Ingrid Willems

Engage in Ecosystem Strategies to Stay Relevant and Gain Market Share

Changing circumstances drive companies to rethink their product and service offering, to develop new partnerships, innovate their value chains and to engage in a broader ecosystem that will boost their competitive strength.

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Deal with pressing, cross-industry climate objectives

Climate is changing faster than the planet can adapt. A global zeitgeist of risk and insecurity has emerged. If we are to respond responsibly to global climate warnings, we need…

Competitive Intelligence
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Benefits from building competitive intelligence

Recent studies showed that 89% of business leaders recognize competitive intelligence as a strategic asset, a must-have. But why? What are the benefits of competitive intelligence? Can it help you…

Team Spirit
Better-informed decisions at every level of the organization 2500 1980 Ingrid Willems

Better-informed decisions at every level of the organization

Competitive intelligence is often neglected. Although executives confirm that gathering, analyzing, consolidating and sharing intelligence about sweet spot customers, competitors, strategic partners supports them in strategic decision making. What is…

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The Future belongs to ecosystems

We are living in a “fast-changing world, a VUCA environment: Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, and Ambiguous. Companies who do not adequately prepare for this pace cannot build sustainable growth. Standing still…