Article ID: CBB001252247

Textile Technology Entrepreneurs in a Non-Innovative Country: Casablancas and Picañol in Twentieth-Century Spain (2010)

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The article presents two case studies of Spanish companies which left a non-innovative industrial environment in Spain to pursue international projection abroad. The author uses exceptionality analysis to explore how Hilaturas Casablancas SA and Métiers Picañol SA both developed important innovations in the textile industry. Topics discussed include passive and defensive business strategies, marketing systems, and the search for capital.

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Authors & Contributors
Valiente Romero, Antonio
Castillo Martos, Manuel
Cañizares-Esguerra, Jorge
Elise van Nederveen Meerkerk
Katharine Frederick
Stefanie van de Kerkhof
Journals
Llull: Revista de la Sociedad Española de Historia de las Ciencias y de las Técnicas
History of Technology
Jahrbuch für Wirtschaftsgeschichte / Economic History Yearbook
Journal of Global History
Cuadernos de Historia Contemporánea
Circumscribere: International Journal for the History of Science
Publishers
Yale University Press
Stanford University Press
Real Academia de Ingeniería
Harvard University Press
CEIMES
Associació Cívica per la Normalització del Valencià
Concepts
National histories
Textile industry
Technology
Industrialization
Spain, colonies
Textiles
People
Naudé, Gabriel
Time Periods
19th century
20th century
18th century
17th century
21st century
Early modern
Places
Spain
Madrid (Spain)
Rhine River
Catalonia (Spain)
Valencia (Spain)
Latin America
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