Особенности бизнес-моделей российских компаний агропромышленного комплекса
The aim of this paper is to identify the characteristics of business models in Russian agribusiness companies. The article provides the definition of "business model" concept, examines the theoretical aspects of this phenomenon on the basis of value chain approach and analyzes directions to formation and research business models in agribusiness. The empirical research is based on a qualitative method (analyzing in-depth interviews). 28 in-depth interviews were fulfilled with representatives of the Russian agroindustrial companies. Drawing on the results of the empirical research, characteristics of the business models in Russian agribusiness companies are identified. The results of the research expand the theoretical framework of business models in Russian agroindustrial companies and also can be used by Russian agribusiness firms to update the current business model as well as to generate a brand new one.