Case Studies: J-L
Here you can find a variety of case studies on the subject of innovation.
Some of these are written by us, and others by collaborators and colleagues. To discuss any of these studies further please do get in touch via our contact page.
Kodak - Leveraging knowledge assets to create new innovation space
Case exploring how the company is trying to survive the problems which took it to Chapter 11 bankruptcy by leveraging its knowledge assets in different market spaces.
Lego has come a long way from a traditional toy manufacturer in Denmark to being a global player in the highly competitive world of children’s toys and entertainment. This case highlights some of their innovation history and gives some insights into how they coped with the significant challenge of a digital world colliding with their traditional physical toy world.
Case describing the emergence of a social enterprise. The origin of the organisation was in providing low cost radios to improve education and communication amongst disadvantaged populations and this was reflected in the earlier name, Freeplay. Currently the organisation provides a wide variety of support in the field.
Case of a social venture which started with providing lighting solutions in energy-poor contexts and has grown to an international business with a variety of products, using a ‘buy to share’ approach.