News

2012.10.31 | Announcements

Jan Warhuus – new assistant professor at iCARE

As of November 2012, Jan Warhuus joins the research group iCARE in an assistant professorship position co-financed by Department of Business Administration, AU, Fonden for Entreprenørskab – Young Enterprise, and AU Centre For Entrepreneurship and Innovation.The primary focus of Jan Warhuus’ research at iCARE will be entrepreneurship education,…

The study shows that more households than ever buy organic food. However, the individual consumer does not buy more organic food than before, and people are not very loyal to one particular brand. Photo: Colourbox.

2012.10.29 | Research news

Marketing researcher explains organic boom

Danish supermarkets are among the very best in Europe when it comes to the sale of organic food. Healthy and sustainable products have become so accessible that even chocolate and coffee have become green, although consumers are not very loyal to organic brands. This is the result of new research from Aarhus University, Business and Social…

2012.10.26 | Aarhus BSS

No explosives found after bomb threat at Campus Fuglesangs Allé

Aarhus University received a letter this morning containing a bomb threat against Campus Fuglesangs Allé. The area has been searched by the police and nothing suspicious was found. More information will follow.

2012.10.25 | Announcements

Per Svejvig now associate professor

Per Svejvig appointed associate professor at Department of Business Administration

2012.10.22 | Awards, Students

Economics Student from Aarhus University receives 2nd place for Best Undergraduate Paper 2012

Out of more than 50 entries from different universities around the world, economics student Boris Georgiev from Aarhus University has just received an impressive 2nd place for the Best Undergraduate Paper 2012.

2012.10.17 | Awards

Awards for this year's best theses presented at joint graduation ceremony at Aarhus University

At the annual BSS graduation ceremony, the Danish Export Association presented its awards for this year's best theses. In addition to the title, the winners also received a cash prize for their export-promoting work.

2012.10.09 | Events, Knowledge exchange

Innovation in LEGO: How do they include stakeholder ideas?

How has LEGO involved their users, partners and employees in the development of new products? Erik Hansen, Senior Director at LEGO, will provide the audience with an insight into just that on Friday 12 October at the sixth seminar in the ‘Practitioners in Innovation’ seminar series.

Health claims and symbols are aids to help consumers identify foods that are healthier options. Photo: Colourbox

2012.10.03 | Research news

Can health claims and symbols lead to healthier eating habits?

Aarhus University, Business and Social Sciences participates in a new EU-funded project that aims to investigate how consumers interpret food labels, and how it affects their shopping and consumer behaviour.