GE has begun to build a platform for growth in adjacencies
from these new groupings of external and internal innovators, one that has durable operating mechanisms and promotes a supportive incubation culture, in no small part from working closely with smaller companies, researchers, and venture capitalists and learning about the challenges they face.
For years in digital media, contracts for advertising placements have been signed with often exacting standards regarding what constituted appropriate content adjacencies
for a given brand," noted AdSafe's President, Helene Monat.
The product adjacencies
are inconsistent at the two Rite Aid stores.
45-6), essays in Adjacencies
assert the ways in which "the recent proliferation of writing by minorities in Canada has engendered a reformulation of the country's social and cultural imaginary; in fact it has changed the ways we think about ourselves as a collectivity" (Beneventi "Ethnic Heteroptopias," p.
There are geographic adjacencies
(such as Vodafone's acquisition of Mannesmann to enter the German cellular-phone market); channel adjacencies
(Carter's creation of a new brand and logistics system for baby sleepers); and product adjacencies
(IBM's shift from hardware to services).
are related expansions that share economics and capabilities with the core, and provide increased revenue and profit potential.
The Sainsbury Wing's willingness to change in relationship to the microclimates of its divergent adjacencies
, both formally and associationally--and in particular the way in which it takes themes from William Wilkin's adjacent nineteenth-century edifice and playfully hints at the ways the original played with classicism as sign, while interweaving its forms with modernist gestures--are all direct developments of that contextualism without pastiche that characterized the "Philadelphia School" in the '60s and '70s.
To accomplish such a goal, functional relationships and adjacencies
, as well as necessity and convenience had to be evaluated both objectively and subjectively.
Beyond building to code, keeping natural adjacencies
in mind can lessen disorientation among residents, suggests Warner.
By leveraging the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies
in health care that can further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the nation with whom the company has relationships.
With nearly USD2 billion in revenues and more than 40 years of experience, CDK Global is a global provider of integrated information technology and digital marketing solutions to the automotive retail industry and adjacencies
Unlike building new businesses based on new technology, which can take 5 to 10 years to provide return on the investment, adjacencies
develop in 2 to 4 years.