Collaboration With Key Partners For Eco-Innovation In SMES
To define key partners for Fostering Eco – Innovative Business Model Development in Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) is very important. Key partners are identified for eco-innovation purposes. Potential key partners are identified for eco-innovation ideas; Manage the appropriate relationships and collaborations with key partners for eco-innovation in the SME; Define economic, ecologic and social benefits of eco-innovation in SMEs; Measure economic, ecologic and social benefits of eco-innovative ideas for SMEs in the tourism industry; Manage mutual benefits of eco-innovative ideas with key partners, these are the issues, that play an important role in determining key partners. The partnership ensures the development of collaboration between them based on international projects. Developing cooperation and maintaining a partnership is quite difficult, as interest is related to some benefits. The project “Fostering Eco – Innovative Business Model Development in SMEs in Hospitality Industry”(ECOMODE) has implemented various activities in this area. That is the purpose of this article.
Keywords - Business Model, Eco – Innovative, Key partners, Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises.