Circular economy business models in ICT service companies
31 January 2018
Graeme Heyes and Maria Sharmina have published a paper finding that service companies can play an instrumental role in ‘circular economy’ due to their strategic position between manufacturers and end-users.
The paper applies the Backcasting and Eco-design for the Circular Economy (BECE) framework in an ICT service company, to build circular economy business models. Twenty circular economy innovations are identified, with two prioritised by the company: 'data monitoring and analysis' and ‘remote webcam support’.
Read the full paper here.
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