Gartner Research

Multiple Ways to Source Innovation

Published: 25 January 2017

ID: G00385964

Analyst(s): Procurement Research Team


Leading companies have developed a variety of open source innovation models to expand their access to new ideas at low cost. This resource provides a brief introduction to various innovation methods including the push method, the pull method, partnering and relying on own resources. In addition to that, three open source innovation models are explained along with their respective cases from the Agfa-Gevaert Group, P&G and Colgate-Palmolive.

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