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Supply Chain Management in the Retail Industry
by Michael H Hugos ~ Paperback / softback

This book defines supply chains, focusing on the impact that they can have o the retail industry. Featuring step-by-step how supply chains are set up, the factors that can impact them and what that means to the customer.Author BiographyMICHAEL HUGOS is the chief information officer of Network Servic...

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$354.00
Retail Sales. 6 Steps to Double Your Profit
by Nina Telpoukhovskaia ~ Paperback

The book "Retail Sales. 6 Steps to Double your Profit" was translated from Nina Telpoukhovskaia's bestselling book "Recipes of Successful Sales" which was first published in Russia and then translated and adapted to the North American market. The book was written based on the author's experience del...

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$36.00
The Marshall Fields
by Axel Madsen ~ Hardback

This is the rags-to-riches story of merchant and philanthropist Marshall Field, the founder of Marshall Field & Company, which at its peak was the largest department store in the world. Axel Madsen relates how Field, who was a contemporary of J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and John D. Rockefeller, cr...

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$77.00
Why We Shop
by Jim Pooler ~ Hardback

Shopping is one of the most challenging and rewarding human activities. Pooler offers a captivating exploration of the emotional and psychological dimensions of shopping. What drives shoppers in various situations? Why do we shop the way we do? Why do people go to malls, boutiques, and Web sites wit...

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$142.00
Perry's Department Store
by Rose J Regni ~ Paperback / softback

The purpose of this textbook is to simulate the product development experience of a buyer or product developer while exposing students to the principles, concepts, knowledge, and skills needed for success in a real world setting. Based on over 25 years of teaching fashion merchandising and 30 years ...

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$242.00
Retailing in the 21st Century
by Chris Thomas ~ Paperback / softback

Say what you will about Wal-Mart and the retailing giants. According to authors Chris Thomas and Rick Segel, of Retailing in the 21st Century, there will always be room for a solid, well-run local store or regional chain with excellent service and or an interesting market niche. Thomas and Segel sho...

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$356.00
Shopping for Pleasure
by Erika Rappaport ~ Paperback

In Shopping for Pleasure, Erika Diane Rappaport reconstructs London's Victorian and Edwardian West End as an entertainment and retail center. In this neighborhood of stately homes, royal palaces, and spacious parks and squares, a dramatic transformation unfolded that ultimately changed the meaning o...

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E-Business Essentials (Hc)
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European Retailing's Vanishing Borders
by Madhav Kacker ~ Hardback

Since 1985, the process of European unification has accelerated. Physical, technical, and fiscal barriers that separate the 12 countries are being removed, creating the largest mass market in the world. However, the market is not a homogeneous one. Cultural differences still exist; language barriers...

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$232.00
Life and Times of the Right Honourable William Henry Smith, M.P. 2...
by Herbert Eustace Maxwell ~ Paperback

This is a lively two-volume biography, first published in 1893, of the influential Victorian businessman and politician W. H. Smith (1825-1891), whose father and uncle established the well-known stationery and bookselling business. The author, Herbert Maxwell (1845-1932), was a Scottish essayist and...

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Going for Broke
by John Rothchild ~ Paperback

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$83.99
The Retail Revolution
by Barry Bluestone ~ Hardback

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$173.00
Australia - The Immigrant's Guide to Retail - Volume I
by Hymie Zawatzky ~ Paperback / softback

Retail is a real challenge in Australia. With migration to Australia, the opening of retail businesses by these new arrivals has been one of the driving factors in the growth of Australian retail sector This book is designed to assist and inform a migrant who wants to make a success of a retail busi...

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$58.00
Shopping and Crime
by Joshua Bamfield ~ Hardback

An interdisciplinary study of retail crime as a cultural phenomenon, drawing on economics, criminology and management to present a comprehensive explanation for the growth in retail thefts. This topical study explores crime prevention as a management issue, using criminomics, a concept based on comm...

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$251.00
Merchandise Buying and Management
by John Donnellan ~ Paperback / softback

The fourth edition of Merchandise Buying and Management has been updated to cover the most current information on merchandising and retailing. Written for college-level courses dealing with retail buying and the management for retail inventories, the text covers topics relevant to future buyers and ...

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$216.00
Strange Requests and Comic Tales from Record Shops
by Graham Jones ~ Paperback / softback

With over thirty years as a record company sales rep, Graham has collected a vast number of funny stories and anecdotes. He relates the best of them here, as told to him by those behind the record shop counter. This unique collection of "I'll-hum-it-have-you-got-it?" and similar stories is an engros...

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$19.00
Ethical Consumption
Hardback

A not-so-quiet revolution seems to be occurring in wealthy capitalist societies - supermarkets selling 'guilt free' Fairtrade products; lifestyle TV gurus exhorting us to eat less, buy local and go green; neighbourhood action groups bent on 'swopping not shopping'. And this is happening not at the m...

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$465.00
Internet Retail Operations
by Timothy M. Laseter ~ Hardback

The increasing popularity of online shopping makes Internet retailing a megatrend that cannot be ignored. The collaboration of two co-authors bringing academic rigor and broad consulting experience into the mix, Internet Retail Operations: Integrating Theory and Practice for Managers offers enduring...

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$226.00
Museum Retailing
by Andrew Andoniadis ~ Paperback / softback

This major Handbook distils the exceptional experience of one of the world s leading museum store consultants, Andrew Andoniadis. Specializing in enhancing the profits of museum stores, he has now advised on over 300 separate projects, and is a recipient of the Museum Store Association s Service Awa...

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$179.99
Reading Retail
by Neil, Wrigley ~ Paperback / softback

The geographies of retailing and consumption have become one of the key topics of the late 20th century, both in terms of research and in terms of undergraduate teaching. This text provides students with an overview of this subject. It brings together a range of short "readings" drawn from other sou...

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$153.00
No-Fail Retail
by Regina Blessa ~ Paperback

This book presents a practical approach to ensuring your retail store's success with consumers. It explores topics, such as merchandising and display techniques, retail promotions, consumer perception and behavior, impulse buying, store environment and operations, visual merchandising, customer care...

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$67.99
Sugar and Spice
by Jon Stobart ~ Paperback / softback

Consumers in eighteenth-century England were firmly embedded in an expanding world of goods, one that incorporated a range of novel foods (tobacco, chocolate, coffee, and tea) and new supplies of more established commodities, including sugar, spices, and dried fruits. Much has been written about the...

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$95.00
On Sale
by Cathy Donovan Wagner ~ Paperback / softback

Want to know once and for all which numbers to look at, which benchmarks to use when judging your success, and how to maximize your store's profit? Would you like to manage your inventory with precision using the science of retail instead of your best guess? Are you tired of fluff and filler, ti...

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The Glory of Gable's
by Robert Jeschonek ~ Hardback

Once upon a department store, Gable's was the place to shop, eat, meet, and be seen in downtown Altoona, Pennsylvania. Now, the classic store has come back to life in the pages of this one-of-a-kind book. For the first time, the whole true story of Gable's, its leaders, its employees, and the shoppe...

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Where Bad Jobs Are Better
by Chris Tilly ~ Paperback / softback

Author BiographyFRAN OISE CARR is Research Director at the Center for Social Policy at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. CHRIS TILLY is Professor of Urban Planning at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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$87.00
The Social Media Why
by Crystal Washington ~ Paperback

The Internet and social media have created a new group of Haves and Have-Nots in business. The Haves enjoy a competitive advantage, access to nearly unlimited information, and are pushing the Have-Nots out of leadership roles (and sometimes jobs) in organizations. In The Social Media WHY, marketing ...

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$48.99
Garden Centre Management
by Ken Crafer ~ Paperback / softback

Garden Centre management has professionalised in recent years as garden centres have become more highly developed retail operations. Many students of horticulture are expected to go into retail management and so the topic has increasingly appeared on the further education curriculum. This book is eq...

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Dayton's Department Store
by Mary Firestone ~ Hardback

Dayton's department store, grand in scope and company spirit, enjoyed a century in the limelight as one of the nation's leading retailers. Its disappearance has been a challenge to the community, but it is a sign of the times, as many other urban department stores have shared the same fate. Original...

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Selfridge
by Fergus Mason ~ Paperback / softback

Just for a moment try to put every shopping trip you've ever made out of your head. Imagine a different world. Imagine that all the goods for sale are locked away in cabinets and to handle them, or even to examine them closely, you need to ask a shop assistant to open it up for you. Imagine that wit...

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How to Open a Successful Pawnshop
by Norman Gornbein ~ Hardback

The expanded and improved Second Edition of our best-selling How to Open a Successful Pawnshop is written by Norman Gornbein, a former pawnbroker and master jeweler. The book is thorough, clear, and, yes, even entertaining, thanks the author's positive and engaging personality. Norman Gornbein, whos...

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Arts for Retail: Using Technology to Turn Your Consumers Into...
by Richard Halter ~ Hardback

The Association of Retail Technology Standards is an organization of retailers and vendors who have come together to create an extensive set of standards to reduce the cost and time for upgrading existing applications or adding new capabilities. To understand the depth of support that ARTS offers, c...

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Cornering the Market
by Susan V. Spellman ~ Hardback

From the Civil War through the Great Depression small businessmen and their stores dominated retailing in nearly every city and town. Within the walls of their shops, grocers wrestled with fundamental changes in the structures of industrial and commercial capitalism, including the development of mas...

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20th-Century Retailing in Downtown Detroit
by Michael Hauser ~ Hardback

As Detroit developed northward from the riverfront, Woodward Avenue became a mecca for retail, restaurants, and services. The 1870s and 1880s saw many independent merchants open their doors. By 1890, a new type of one-stop shopping had developed: the department store. Detroit's venerable Newcomb End...

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I Love My Awesome Science Teacher
by Lovely Hearts Publishing ~ Paperback / softback

Love your Science Teacher? Express it Blank Lined professional jobs, hobby, passion or part time, love and Romance Journals as Gifts For Husbands, Wives, Boyfriends, Girlfriends, lovers, fiance, fiancee, family members, best friends, coworkers and family members etc. The most awesome gifts are bot...

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I Love My Awesome Recording Engineer
by Lovely Hearts Publishing ~ Paperback / softback

Love your Recording Engineer? Express it Blank Lined professional jobs, hobby, passion or part time, love and Romance Journals as Gifts For Husbands, Wives, Boyfriends, Girlfriends, lovers, fiance, fiancee, family members, best friends, coworkers and family members etc. The most awesome gifts are ...

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I Love My Awesome Bagpiper
by Lovely Hearts Publishing ~ Paperback / softback

Love your Bagpiper? Express it Blank Lined professional jobs, hobby, passion or part time, love and Romance Journals as Gifts For Husbands, Wives, Boyfriends, Girlfriends, lovers, fiance, fiancee, family members, best friends, coworkers and family members etc. The most awesome gifts are both perso...

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I Love My Awesome Accordian Player
by Lovely Hearts Publishing ~ Paperback / softback

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I Love My Awesome Market Research Analyst
by Lovely Hearts Publishing ~ Paperback / softback

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