Consumer Retail

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    Learn about 10 companies loved by the modern Yuppie, including how this demographic's ...
  2. How 'Honesty' Could Pay off for Jessica Alba

    Is it possible that Jessica Alba is one of the savviest businesswomen on the planet? ...
  3. Invest in Costco? First Understand Its Balance ...

    A strong balance sheet sets a company apart and boosts investor confidence. How healthy ...
  4. The 5 Reasons Why RadioShack Went Out of Business

    Learn five reasons why RadioShack went bankrupt: store concentration, online competition, ...
  5. J.C. Penney: Identity Crisis or Buy Opportunity?

    With so many recent leadership changes, J.C. Penney might be suffering from an identity ...
  6. The Logic Behind Sears' REIT

    Learn what strategy Sears employed with the divestment of its 266 real estate properties ...
  1. Invest in Costco? First Understand Its Balance ...

    A strong balance sheet sets a company apart and boosts investor confidence. How healthy ...
  2. The 5 Reasons Why RadioShack Went Out of Business

    Learn five reasons why RadioShack went bankrupt: store concentration, online competition, ...
  3. J.C. Penney: Identity Crisis or Buy Opportunity?

    With so many recent leadership changes, J.C. Penney might be suffering from an identity ...
  4. The Logic Behind Sears' REIT

    Learn what strategy Sears employed with the divestment of its 266 real estate properties ...
  5. How Nike (NKE) Continues to 'Do It'

    Other than style, do sneakers from any maker really differ that much? That's debatable. ...
  6. Why You Might Buy Your Next Car from Costco

    Costco, one of the strongest retailers around, has its hooks in all sort of sectors, ...
  1. How can I invest in electronic retailing (e-tailing)?

    Learn about the different ways to invest in electronic retail. Amazon.com and Alibaba are the two dominant players in electronic ...
  2. What is the difference between JIT (just in time) and CMI (customer managed inventory)?

    Understand the principles behind just-in-time inventory management and customer-managed inventory. Learn the difference between ...
  3. What are some common ways product differentiation is achieved?

    If you would like to differentiate your product from the rest, there are a few basic steps you need to follow.
  4. What economic indicators are important to consider when investing in the retail sector?

    Learn why the unemployment rate and Consumer Confidence Index are two of the best economic indicators when investing in the ...
  1. 5 Money-Saving Shopping Tips

    Reducing the amount you spend is the easiest way to make your money grow.
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