CTF, Service Research Center
We conduct research on value creation through service with a particular emphasis on the needs of individuals, organizations and the wider society.
Join the CTF fika sofa and talk about service research!
Fika is Swedish for coffe break, but it's more about socialising than drinking coffee - preferably with something sweet.
International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste
September 29, is the first International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste. The day is instituted by the UN to take an international approach to the consequences of food waste and possible solutions to reach the goal in Agenda 2030.
Swedish Innovation Index 2019
For the second year in a row, Ikea is ranked as Sweden's most innovative company according to the Swedish Innovation Index. Spotify and MTR Express come in second and third place respectively.
Customer-focused innovation - neither obvious nor simple
Many companies need to start focusing more on the customers to become more innovative and successful. What are the market needs? What does the customer want, and how can we facilitate for the customer? These are questions that should be obvious, says researcher Maria Åkesson.
INFORMATION from karlstad university regarding corona
Information about the University's positions, questions and answers, and other related to the coronavirus.
CTF blog: Fika is not just drinking coffee
When I came to Karlstad University in august 2019, I had no idea how dynamic my sabbatical year as a guest researcher at CTF, Service Research Center, would become.