Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Distributive Industries Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 28 new and published books in the subject of Distributive Industries — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books

  1. Marketing Geography (RLE Retailing and Distribution)

    With special reference to retailing

    By Ross Davies

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution

    This book is concerned with the spatial aspects of the distributive trades. It provides a comprehensive insight into the relationship between consumer demand and retail supply in the context of both recent business trends and increasing planning controls. It unites a wide variety of theories and...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Shopping Centre Development (RLE Retailing and Distribution)

    Edited by John Dawson, Dennis Lord

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution

    The shopping centre has become an established feature of urban structure over the past thirty years. Development of centres has been rapid and little attempt has been made to consider the development process and the problems caused by it. There is a growing awareness that centres are not always...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Retail and Commercial Planning (RLE Retailing and Distribution)

    By Ross Davies

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution

    Changes in the philosophy of planning and the political influences behind it have led to an increasingly ambivalent approach to retail and commercial matters and a lack of clear goals and objectives as to what both central government and the local authorities should be concerned with. At the same...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. International Business in China

    Understanding the Global Economic Crisis

    Edited by Robert Taylor

    This book deals with a number of contentious issues in Chinese management as China emerges as a global economic player, with a greater role in international business during a global economic crisis. This step is in tandem with an economically driven foreign policy. Since the 1980s, Chinese...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Retail Geography (RLE Retailing and Distribution)

    Edited by John Dawson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution

    Studies of the organisation and location of retailing activity have played a central role in the emergence of urban geography as a major area of academic study. Moreover, retailing is increasingly the focus of interdisciplinary research, with economists, sociologists, psychologists and marketing...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Retail and Marketing Channels (RLE Retailing and Distribution)

    Edited by Srinivas K. Reddy, Luca Pellegrini

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution

    Retailer’s buying power has significantly increased in recent years as a result of a process of market concentration. As vertical relationships in marketing channels have strengthened their influence over the shape of the industry, the producer-distributor relationship has become more central to an...

    Published April 9th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Law of Electronic Commercial Transactions

    Contemporary Issues in the EU, US and China, 2nd Edition

    By Faye Fangfei Wang

    Series: Routledge Research in Information Technology and E-Commerce Law

    The development of new technologies places new challenges to the interpretation and implementation of legislation in the information society. The recent deployment of service-oriented computing and cloud computing for online commercial activities has urged countries to amend existing legislation...

    Published January 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Competition and Regulation in the Airline Industry

    Puppets in Chaos

    By Steven Truxal

    Series: Routledge Research in Competition Law

    An examination of the relationship between competition and the deregulation and liberalisation of the US and European air transport sectors reveals that the structure of the air transport sector has undergone a number of significant changes. A growing number of airlines are entering into horizontal...

    Published September 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  9. Workers' Rights and Labor Compliance in Global Supply Chains

    Is a Social Label the Answer?

    Edited by Jennifer Bair, Doug Miller, Marsha Dickson

    Series: Routledge Studies in Business Ethics

    This book provides insight into the potential for the market to protect and improve labour standards and working conditions in global apparel supply chains. It examines the possibilities and limitations of market approaches to securing social compliance in global manufacturing industries. It does...

    Published August 16th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution

    Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution brings together as one set, or individual volumes, groundbreaking retail studies from the field of human geography. Encompassing town and retail planning, marketing geography, the development of shopping centres and the rise of consumerism...

    Published August 8th 2012 by Routledge