Branding and Commercialization of Heritage Products and Services Eco-system Framework

Nadianatra, Musa and Dayang Hanani, Abang Ibrahim and Sabariah, Putit and Al-Khalid, Hj Othman and Johari, Abdullah and Noor Alamshah, Bolhassan (2019) Branding and Commercialization of Heritage Products and Services Eco-system Framework. Test Engineering & Management, 81 (NovDis). pp. 2063-2080. ISSN 0193-4120

[img] PDF

Download (1MB)
Official URL:


Heritage product or service which is a branch of the invention or tourism package oriented has been identified as significant revenue generation in economy sector in Malaysia. The disappearance of heritage products and traditional services has become increasingly obvious in the tourism industry. This is due to several factors including incapability of connecting and engaging with others lifestyle heritage, cultural and tourism activities, unwillingness of generation to continue intricate craft skills, lack of innovation, creativity and technical skills, lack of compliance in standards or international entry requirements and lack of financial support. Therefore, this paper suggested an ecosystem framework involving thirteen components which reflecting the entrepreneur needs, the government intervention and marketplace platform for sales and marketing. As part of framework development, qualitative and quantitative methods were conducted to examine the components of ecosystem.The collaboration between the academia, the government agencies, cottage entrepreneurs and the industry are essential which would be beneficial for all parties to bring the products and services into sustainable tourism industry.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Information, Communication and Creative Technology
Uncontrolled Keywords: Heritage products, heritage services, cottage entrepreneurs, unimas, university, universiti, Borneo, Malaysia, Sarawak, Kuching, Samarahan, ipta, education, , research, Universiti Malaysia Sarawak.
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
T Technology > T Technology (General)
Divisions: Academic Faculties, Institutes and Centres > Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology
Depositing User: Gani
Date Deposited: 23 Dec 2019 05:19
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2022 02:27

Actions (For repository members only: login required)

View Item View Item