The Impact of Innovation Capability on Retail SME Performance: A Conceptual Framework

Fu Qiang, Abu SALEH

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Abstract

A critical review of literature has helped identify the research gap of lacking of research framework to study firm-level innovation capability comprehensively and how it impacts SME performance. Based upon resources based view, the researchers came up with a novel conceptual framework integrating firm-level innovation capability and its impact on SME firm performance through innovation process (the creation of innovation). Theory and practical implications were discussed and the significance of this study was presented. Future direction was outlined.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)29-34
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of International Business and Economics
Volume17
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2017

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Innovation capability
Conceptual framework
Small and medium-sized enterprises
Retail
Innovation process
Firm performance
Future directions
Resource-based view
Innovation

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The Impact of Innovation Capability on Retail SME Performance: A Conceptual Framework. / Qiang, Fu; SALEH, Abu.

In: Journal of International Business and Economics, Vol. 17, No. 3, 10.2017, p. 29-34.

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