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  1. The Retailing Reader

    Edited by John Dawson, Anne Findlay, Leigh Sparks

    Most of us think we know something about retailing: we shop, we buy, we consume. But retailing, perhaps more than any other economic sector, has been transformed fundamentally over the last thirty years, both economically and culturally. Featuring work from seminal theorists in the area and...

    Published April 6th 2008 by Routledge

  2. Retail Product Management

    Buying and Merchandising, 2nd Edition

    By Rosemary Varley

    Introducing students to the product management process, this revised and updated second edition gives an insight into the operations and practices used by retailers to achieve their product strategy objectives. Blending theoretical approaches from a number of management perspectives, including...

    Published December 18th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Charity Shops

    Retailing, Consumption and Society

    By Suzanne Horne, Avril Maddrell

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Management of Voluntary and Non-Profit Organizations

    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 March 27th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Retailing

    Critical Concepts

    Edited by Anne M. Findlay, Leigh Sparks

    The material included in this set draws on international sources from the 1950s to the present day, to provide an invaluable collection on retailing. The collection is arranged as follows: * Volume 1: The Evolution and Development of Retailing * Volume 2:The Environments for Retailing * Volume 3: (...

    Published October 10th 2001 by Routledge

  5. Retail Impact Assessment

    A Guide to Best Practice

    By John England

    This book reviews the methodology and emphasises a recommended best practice approach to the application of retail impact assessment. It is a valuable guide for planners and surveyors, new and experienced professionals, and students studying retail planning....

    Published October 18th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Flexible Working in Food Retailing

    A Comparison Between France, Germany, Great Britain and Japan

    Edited by Christophe Baret, Steffen Lehndorff, Leigh Sparks

    Series: Routledge Studies in Retailing

    This book makes use of a four country research programme, covering France, Germany, Great Britain and Japan. Investigations and interviews at store, company and individual levels paint a picture of working times in the sector and in each of the countries. The volume provides some explanations for...

    Published March 8th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Organisational Change and Retail Finance

    An Ethnographic Perspective

    By Richard Harper, David Randall, Mark Rouncefield

    Series: Routledge International Studies in Money and Banking

    Financial organizations, like many others, are undergoing radical change. This is affecting both their organizational processes and the technology that supports those processes. This book reports on the use of sociological ethnography in helping guide these changes, both in terms of helping better...

    Published December 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  8. Information Technology, Organizations and People

    Transformations in the UK Retail Financial Services

    By Jeff Watkins

    Series: Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies

    This wide-ranging volume presents in-depth research into the effect of new information technologies on organizational structure, assesses their progress towards transformation and describes the changes they are making to long-established business process roles, cultures and working practices. The...

    Published April 29th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Retail Employment

    Edited by Gary Akehurst, Nicholas Alexander

    First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 29th 1996 by Routledge