Research Output

Information strategy and manufacturing industry — Case studies in the Scottish textile industry

  The results are given of an investigation into the perception and use of information as a strategic resource for effective business performance and competitive advantage in the Scottish high performance textile industry. Case studies reveal that there are predominant patterns of information usage within the industry. There is a low level of appreciation of information as a strategic resource. The results confirm that there is a strong relationship between information activity and innovative practices. Current information needs of the industry in question are highlighted and recommendations are made on how these might be met.

  • Type:

    Article

  • Publication Status:

    Published

  • Publisher

    Elsevier BV

  • DOI:

    10.1016/0268-4012(94)90005-1

  • Cross Ref:

    0268401294900051

  • ISSN:

    0268-4012

  • Funders:

    Historic Funder (pre-Worktribe)

Citation

Hall, H. (1994). Information strategy and manufacturing industry — Case studies in the Scottish textile industry. International Journal of Information Management. 14(4), 281-294. doi:10.1016/0268-4012(94)90005-1. ISSN 0268-4012

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Keywords

Computer networks and communications, library and information sciences, information systems

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