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- Indiana Historical Society Press 2013; US$ 24.95
In 1872 Lyman Ayres acquired a controlling interest in the Trade Place, a dry-goods store in Indianapolis. Two years later, he bought out his partners and renamed the establishment L. S. Ayres and Company. For the next century, Ayres was as much a part of Indianapolis as Monument Circle or the Indianapolis 500. Generations of midwestern families visited... more...
- Profile 2012; US$ 14.38
In 1909, the largest department store in London's West End, designed and built from scratch, opened in Oxford Street in a glorious burst of publicity. The mastermind behind the fa?ade was American retail genius Harry Gordon Selfridge: maverick businessman, risk-taker, dandy and one of the greatest showmen the retail world has ever known. His talents... more...
- F+W Media 2012; US$ 4.99
Backstabbers and Slackers and Mismanagers, Oh My! On the battlefields of retail hell, sometimes your ?allies? turn out to be your worst enemies . . . When managers can?t run their stores and when coworkers refuse to actually work, shifts in retail go from bad to hellish and fast. There?s no one to turn to when the customers get mean, and there?s... more...
- Constable & Robinson 2012; US$ 10.19
You can shop anywhere you like -- as long as it's Tesco The inexorable rise of supermarkets is big news but have we really taken on board what this means for our daily lives, and those of our children? In this searing analysis Andrew Simms, director of the acclaimed think-and-do-tank the New Economics Foundation and the person responsible for introducing... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 18.95
This monumental work of cultural history was nominated for a National Book Award. It chronicles America's transformation, beginning in 1880, into a nation of consumers, devoted to a cult of comfort, bodily well-being, and endless acquisition. 24 pages of photos. From the Trade Paperback edition. more...
- Henry Holt and Co. 2011; US$ 16.99
This warm and funny tale of an earnest preppy editor finding himself trapped behind the counter of a Brooklyn convenience store is about family, culture and identity in an age of discombobulation. It starts with a gift, when Ben Ryder Howe's wife, the daughter of Korean immigrants, decides to repay her parents' self-sacrifice by buying them a... more...
- Kogan Page 2011; US$ 24.95
This fully updated, third edition of The Grocers portrays the growth of some of the world's most successful supermarkets, and shows how they have each responded to the significant changes in the food retailing market over the last few years. more...
- Wiley 2010; US$ 18.95
The first behind-the-scenes look at the stunning success of America's hippest discount retailer Founded in 1962 by Minnesota-based department store Dayton's, Target has grown to become America's second most profitable retailer behind Wal-Mart. On Target is the first in-depth look at the business leaders and strategies that made Target such a runaway... more...
- F+W Media 2010; US$ 14.95
From Act I: "I think you left these behind," I said, handing them to her. This happens all the time when women try to return bags they've used. Tampons, lipstick, coins, Tic Tacs, and condoms are the top treasures found. "Greasy" let out a sigh as if I were the problem. "I really don't see what the problem is here. It's none of your business what I... more...
- Entrepreneur Press 2009; US$ 17.95
Are you creative? Interested in taking your favorite hobby or inventive attitude to a new, more profitable level? Would you like to work from the comfort home, making money around the clock? Thanks to today?s turnkey technology, in just a few clicks and a few days you can build a virtual gift store selling your favorite items to millions! Choose... more...