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The study focuses on the marketing management perspective with the object to understand the best timing for successful innovation, and to figure out some practices able to support this choice and decrease any risks involved. Starting from a qualitative approach involving a multiple-case study analysis in the fashion retail industry, interesting insights are drawn for managing innovation in retail settings. Such insights have considerable relevance to marketing scholars and practitioners, as they provide indications on the best innovation strategy to be adopted to generate the desirable outcomes.
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(2016), "The importance of timing in retail innovation: The benefits and risks of being first innovators as compared to imitators", Strategic Direction, Vol. 32 No. 5, pp. 31-33. https://doi.org/10.1108/SD-02-2016-0028Download as .RIS
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