Wednesday, October 30, 2013

25M SEK for new trading research at Lund University

A new interdisciplinary center at Lund University will become a hotspot for Swedish retail research. The Centre for Trading Research will investigate new concepts and models for multi-channel retailing, e-commerce, payment, logistics and customer trends. The Centre is a center of excellence and will help develop and improve knowledge transfer between academia and commerce companies and employees. The center is financed by the Swedish Retail and Wholesale Development Council with 25 million SEK.

The Swedish Retail and Wholesale Development Council is one of Sweden’s largest financiers of research in the area of wholesale and retail. The main purpose it to develop and strengthening the academic retail and wholesale research. The aim is also to increase the knowledge of wholesale and retail, for the benefit of companies, employees, customers and society.

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