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Wherefore The Tank

In writing this, I feel it is worthwhile to comment at the outset that I am not referring to the tank in its role as a key aspect of armored military technology, but rather in terms of the tank job … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Future Of Shopping

The Future Of Shopping: Where Everyone Is A Retailer, by Jorg Snoeck & Pauline Neerman This is a book that left me with mixed feelings. On the positive side, there is a lot that this book happens to get right, … Continue reading

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From Head Shops To Whole Foods

From Head Shops To Whole Foods: The Rise And Fall Of Activist Entrepreneurs, by Joshua Clark Davis While it is unlikely that I would have liked this book anyway, given the author’s strident bias and defective moral and political worldviews, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Shopper Marketing

Shopper Marketing: how To Increase Purchase Decisions At Point Of Sale, edited by Marcus Stahlberg and Ville Maila This book is in many ways a confusing one, even though all of the complexity of this book tends to at least … Continue reading

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Book Review: Life Lessons Learned While Shopping

Life Lessons Learned While Shopping, by Amanda Ford Like many books, this one is aimed at women, because the author appears to assume that only women would be interested in books dealing with the mentality of shopping. And to be … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Little Green Book Of Shopping

The Little Green Book Of Shopping: 250 Tips For An Eco Lifestyle, by Diane Millis This book could have been an insufferably self-righteous disaster, as is not uncommon in this segment of books, but the book ended up being at … Continue reading

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Book Review: Better World Shipping Guide

Better World Shopping Guide, by Ellis Jones It is easy to figure out how this book could have been a lot better. For one, the author seems to adopt shopping with particular and irritating biases that make this book unreliable … Continue reading

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Book Review: Covert Cows And Chick-Fil-A

Covert Cows And Chick-Fil-A: How Faith, Cows, And chicken Build An Iconic Brand, by Steve Robinson The author is, perhaps not surprisingly, the former CMO of Chick-Fil-A. I happen to admit that reading this book was a lot more interesting … Continue reading

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Book Review: How Big Is Your Shopping Footprint?

How Big Is Your Shopping Footprint?, by Paul Mason This book is at least somewhat disappointing because while it does talk about the environmental footprint of people relating to shopping, the end result is far more closely tied to qualitative … Continue reading

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Book Review: Shopping Math

Shopping Math (Math 24/7), by Helen Thompson On the face of it, this is the sort of book that is designed to be absolutely repellant to male readers, with its pink and lavender color scheme, its picture of a princessy … Continue reading

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