Conceptualizing Resource Integration to Advance Service Innovation

  • Maria ColurcioEmail author
  • Angela Caridà
  • Bo Edvardsson


The chapter provides a literature review of the resource integration (RI) phenomenon through a bibliometric analysis including 1250 ISI listed journal articles. The main contribution of the study is an overview and analysis of how RI has been portrayed in marketing and management research and the six most important RI dimensions or themes. Furthermore, the analysis highlights two main research areas and approaches on RI: the traditional school of good-dominant logic (GD logic) and the recent school of service-dominant logic (SD logic).


Service Ecosystem Open Innovation Supply Chain Management Strategic Management Service Innovation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Legal, Historical, Economic and Social SciencesUniversity Magna Græcia of CatanzaroCatanzaroItaly
  2. 2.CTFKarlstad UniversityKarlstadSweden

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