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  • Opportunities in Retailing Careersby Roslyn Dolber

    McGraw-Hill Education 2003; US$ 19.95

    More than 100 "opportunities" for students and job seekers! The most comprehensive career book series available, Opportunities in . . . covers a range of professions, from acting to writing, and encompasses traditional as well as cutting-edge careers. Each book offers job seekers essential information about a variety of careers within each field... more...

  • MicroFranchisingby J. Fairbourne; S.W. Gibson; W.G. Dyer

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2007; US$ 40.00

    Poverty remains one of the most intractable problems in the developing world. Microfranchising offers great promise in alleviating poverty by aiding in the foundation of locally owned businesses. Microfranchising is defined as small businesses whose start-up costs are minimal and whose concepts and operations are easily replicated. It involves the... more...

  • Extending the food desert debateby Graham Clarke; David Bennison

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 199.00

    ??Food deserts?? in British cities are partly the result of the expansion of multiple food retailing. New large stores force smaller stores to close down, thus depriving local residents of food shopping opportunities. Examines this proposition through an analysis of changes in consumer access to food shopping in Cardiff over the last 20 years. Shows... more...

  • Fashion retailing - part 1by Grete Birtwistle; Christopher M. Moore

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 199.00

    Fashion markets are synonymous with rapid change and, as a result, commercial success or failure is largely determined by the organisation?s flexibility and responsiveness. Responsiveness is characterised by short time-to-market, the ability to scale up (or down) quickly and the rapid incorporation of consumer preferences into the design process. In... more...

  • The European Clothing Industryby Ian M. Taplin; Jonathan Winterton

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2004; US$ 199.00

    To provide an opinion as to the demise or metamorphosis of the UK clothing industry within the wider European context. Recently conducted research, along with a range of pertinent published (1978-2004) statistical data are used to inform the authors? viewpoint on the development of the UK clothing industry. The statistical evidence describing the change... more...

  • Principles of Retailingby John Fernie; Suzanne Fernie; Christopher Moore; a Fernie

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 55.95

    Referring widely to real examples of change and best practice in modern retail management, it gives students a thorough grounding in: * The changing retail environment * Managing change in the retail sector * Understanding the supply chain * Mastering retail operations Written by an author team with an expert knowledge of the sector and experience... more...

  • Social and experiential retailing by Charles Dennis; Tamira King

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2007; US$ 199.00

    The articles in this two-part e-book disseminate findings that provide insights into how the (e-)retail sector is responding (or should respond) to the challenges of social and experiential retailing. In the second part, some of the more applied aspects of social and experiential retails are addressed, through authors? discussion of branding and corporate... more...

  • Sponsorshipsby Rodney Overton

    Martin Books 2007; US$ 24.95

    Sponsorship decisions are major purchasing decisions for potential sponsors that involve careful consideration Finding sponsors and selling sponsorships is a difficult task at any time. Sponsorship is an investment, in cash or in kind, in return for access to exploitable business potential associated with an event or highly publicised entity. If... more...

  • Social and Labour Implications of the Increased use of Advanced Retail Technologiesby International Labour Office

    International Labour Office 2006; US$ 12.00

    Focuses on the introduction of radio frequency identification (RFID) technologies and their employment impact across the distribution chain in general and more specifically in retail. more...

  • The Retail Value Chainby Sami Finne; Hanna Sivonen

    Kogan Page 2008; US$ 49.95

    The internationalization and consolidation of retailing is turning the traditional retail industry on its head. International purchasing, fast and efficient operational models and new technologies constantly challenge retailers. Real price competition is just beginning. The Retail Value Chain analyses the changes in the retail industry and the strategic... more...