Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Andreas Gabriel

Andreas Gabriel is elaborating his PhD thesis on the specific topic of “System analysis of small horticultural retail companies” at the Chair of Economics of Horticulture and Landscaping of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) since December 2012.

He studied Horticulture at the University of Applied Sciences of Weihenstephan at Freising and is working since 2004 as research associate at the Chair of Marketing and Management of Biogenic Resources (MNR), Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences (HSWT), (Straubing Center of Science).

Andreas Gabriel was working on several research projects with main focus on empirical market and social research in the areas of Horticulture, Foodstuff, Agriculture and Biotechnology. Since 2012 he is head of the department “Horticultural Products” at the chair of MNR.

Current Research Topics
  Marketing and consumer behaviour in horticultural retail
  Business management in SMEs
  System-oriented management
Selected Scientific Publications
  Gabriel, A.; Menrad, K. (2013): Segmentation of customers of horticultural non-food products in Southern Germany. German Journal of Agricultural Economics 62 (3), S. 192-202.
  K.; Menrad, K.; Gabriel, A.; Bez, J.; Gylling, M.; Larsen, A.; Maciejczak, M.; Stolze, M.; Gryson, N.; Eeckhout, M.; Pensel, N.; Rocha dos Santos R.; Messéan, A. (2013): Costs of segregation and traceability between GM and non-GM supply chains of single crop and compound food/feed products. In Bertheau, Y. (Ed.): Genetically modified and non-genetically modified food supply chains, S. 177-191. Wiley-Blackwell (UK).
  Gabriel, A.; Menrad, K.; Schöps, J. (2012): Determination and evaluation of success factors for the traditional horticultural retail depending on individual operating aims. Acta Horticulturae (ISHS) 930, S. 107-113.
  Schöps, J.; Gabriel, A.; Menrad, K. (2009): Young families as buyers of horticultural products. Acta Horticulturae (ISHS) 817, S. 285-290.
  Menrad, K.; Gabriel, A. (2009): National innovation systems in horticulture in Germany and the Netherlands. International Journal of Public Policy 4, Nr. 6, S. 495-510.
  Link zur Publikationsliste (SR)
Teaching activities
  Teaching activities at the Faculty of Horticulture and Food Technology, Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences (HSWT) (Freising); Mentoring of student projects and about 40 diploma, bachelor and master theses.