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New and Published Books

  1. Retail Marketing

    By Frank Quix, van der Kind Rob

    In today's turbulent business environment, maintaining and optimizing retail strategies are of crucial importance. Retail Marketing is a complete guide to how retailing works in the non-food sector. Focusing on operational applications of retailing, this textbook puts students on the inside...

    Published March 26th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Business History and International Business

    Edited by Peter Buckley

    Business History and International Business are cognate subjects. There are few, if any, studies of international business that do not require a proper study of context. International business decision making must be made relevant by a considered evaluation of the circumstances surrounding that...

    Published March 4th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Charity Shops

    Retailing, Consumption and Society

    By Suzanne Horne, Avril Maddrell

    In the late 1990s, there was a distinct rise in interest in the non-profit sector, and in retailing and consumption. Drawing together these two concerns this book provides a comprehensive and international account of the retail charity sector. Charity shops are now significant...

    Published December 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Roads and Anthropology

    Ethnography, Infrastructures, (Im)mobility

    Edited by Dimitris Dalakoglou, Penny Harvey

    Roads and the powerful sense of mobility that they promise carry us back and forth between the sweeping narratives of globalisation, and the specific, tangible materialities of particular times and places. Indeed, despite the fact that roads might, by comparison with the sparkling agility of...

    Published October 21st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Retail Product Management

    Buying and merchandising, 3rd Edition

    By Rosemary Varley

    Retailers must be primed to face increasingly difficult trading conditions thanks to the rise of the internet, increasingly better informed consumers, technological advances and an often competitive environment. This established textbook, now in its third edition, helps to provide students with the...

    Published September 16th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Commercial Distribution in Europe (Routledge Revivals)

    By John Dawson

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    The physical distribution of products is an important element in the marketing operations of all productive enterprises, and in many cases efficient distribution is the most important single factor leading to success. With the emergence of post-industrial society the role of distribution has come...

    Published July 17th 2014 by Routledge

  7. 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 10th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 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 10th 2014 by Routledge

  9. 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 10th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 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 10th 2014 by Routledge