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  1. Retailing and the Public (RLE Retailing and Distribution)

    By Lawrence E. Neal

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution

    In one of the first books to treat retailing as a subject of serious analysis, Retailing and the Public examines the state of one of the most important industries in the country. Retailing gives direct employment to more people than any other trade; it accounts for over half of national income. No...

    Published August 9th 2012 by Routledge

  2. The Economics of the Distributive Trades (RLE Retailing and Distribution)

    By Patrick McAnally

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Retailing and Distribution

    First published in 1971, The Economics of the Distributive Trades is a comprehensive analysis of all sectors of the British retailing sector, written by the then-head of the Research Department of the John Lewis Partnership. Using economic statistics and modelling, Patrick McAnally examines the the...

    Published August 9th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Innovation and Learning Experiences in Rapidly Developing East Asia

    Edited by Rajah Rasiah, Thiruchelvam Kanagasundram, Keun Lee

    Technology and technical change is sector- and industry-specific, embedded by locational institutions and organizations, and integrated in global networks. It is non-linear in its emergence and movement, and subsumed in the nature of micro, meso and macro interactions. Using evolutionary theory and...

    Published November 28th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Supply Chain Management and Transport Logistics

    By John J Liu

    The enterprise-focused framework of supply chain, which an overwhelming majority of books on supply chain management (SCM) have adopted, falls short in explaining recent developments in the real world, especially the so-called Wal-Mart model, in which a 'factory' is a virtual logistics network of...

    Published September 7th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Food Supply Chain Management

    Economic, Social and Environmental Perspectives

    By Madeleine Pullman, Zhaohui Wu

    Food Supply Chain Management: Economic, Social and Environmental Perspectives is very different from parts supply chain management as can be seen from the increasing health, safety and environmental concerns that are increasingly garnering the public’s attention about different food supply chain...

    Published August 17th 2011 by Routledge

  6. 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 7th 2008 by Routledge

  7. 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 11th 2001 by Routledge

  8. 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 19th 2000 by Routledge

  9. 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 9th 2000 by Routledge

  10. 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 23rd 1999 by Routledge