Product attachment and replacement: implications for sustainable design

  title={Product attachment and replacement: implications for sustainable design},
  author={Tom Page},
  journal={International Journal of Sustainable Design},
  • T. Page
  • Published 16 October 2014
  • Business
  • International Journal of Sustainable Design
This research investigated a number of main areas of attachment in order to determine how consumer-product relationships are formed and to identify whether these feelings influence replacement decisions. Primary research comprised of interviews with consumers to discuss the topic area in relation to three possessions selected for their attachment qualities. The research highlighted how attachment is determined by multiple themes, many of which are circumstantial to consumers' experiences and… 

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