Essays Tagged: "Mail order"

Pornograhpy on internet

gical age. The age of the Internet. Never before has pornography been so readily available. Through mail-order, at secret places around the schoolyard, or simply down at the local newsagent or video s ...

(4 pages) 120 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Virgin airline case study

EXECUTIVE SUMMARYVirgin began in the 1970s with a student magazine and small mail order record company. Virgin's growth since then has not only been impressively fast, it's also ...

(21 pages) 903 1 4.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Sources of Capital - Lands' End - Paper covers sources of capital for the company Lands' End. 582 words also includes brief history of the company and link to the annual report.

to its primarily middle-aged customers. In 1963, Gary Comer introduced Lands' End, a Chicago-based mail-order supplier of sailboat hardware and equipment. Early in the company's existence, only one c ...

(2 pages) 53 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

HIstory of Dell

l was born in West Houston and applied for a high school equivalency diploma at age eight. He ran a mail order stamp-trading business at age thirteen and sold subscriptions to the Houston Post by tele ... een. Within a year he was named salesman of the month and was earning $18,000 annually for a direct-mail campaign he had devised that targeted newlyweds. He turned to electronics in his late teens, wh ...

(4 pages) 189 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Relationship (Guanxi) in Direct Selling Activities of Overseas Chinese

in recent years. Only a few years ago, one may think direct selling as no more than the troublesome mail order things. But, with the development of direct selling both in concept theory and in practic ... nsumption" (Xardel, 1993). In practical, direct marketing has three main formats--internet selling, mail order and face-to-face direct selling. In this research, only the face-to-face selling model is ...

(5 pages) 105 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Steroids and Athletes... the different affects different steroids have on the human body, and how it is related to our althletes.

eroid, he or she could buy it at a gym, at weight lifting or body building competitions, or through mail order operations. Steroids are usually smuggled into the United States, which include, but do n ...

(4 pages) 52 0 4.2 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Laura Ashley

Group acts through tow divisions: Retail, which reflects sales through Laura Ashley managed stores, Mail Order and Internet, and Non-retail, which includes licensing, and franchising, although the ret ...

(4 pages) 80 1 4.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Clothing, Footwear and Cosmetics

Ink B Plan Part 2

Distribution ChannelsHow do you sell your products or services?RetailDirect (mail order, Web, catalog)WholesaleYour own sales forceAgentsIndependent representativesBid on contra ...

(8 pages) 47 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Southeast Racing Parts (SRP)

st Racing Parts (SRP) is a small, North Carolina-based automobile racing parts brick and mortar and mail order organization. SRP will remain small in order to offer unprecedented customer attention. S ... be both a brick and mortar company serving the local community as well as offering a catalog with a mail order service. The catalog will be a four-color edition and subsequent editions will be analyze ...

(29 pages) 58 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Automotive Companies

Virgin Atlantic - A Marketing Case Study Analysis

Hospitality Management.2.0 IntroductionVirgin began in the 1970s with a student magazine and small mail order record company. Virgin's growth has been fast, however, not through natural progression b ...

(10 pages) 271 1 1.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Manga

ng but sex is not only had by him but also by other people. For instance, let's look at what the US mail order characterized the famous series Ranma ½: "a sex comedy" (Izawa, "Stereotype"). Com ...

(14 pages) 34 0 3.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

SWOT Analysis for Virgin Atlantic

anson. In 1977, seventeen- year-old Branson started an advisory service that flourished into Virgin mail order record company within three years. After establishing Virgin Records as one of the world' ...

(6 pages) 147 0 3.7 Oct/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

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gical age. The age of the Internet. Never before has pornography been so readily available. Through mail-order, at secret places around the schoolyard, or simply down at the local newsagent or video s ...

(4 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

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gical age. The age of the Internet. Never before has pornography been so readily available. Through mail-order, at secret places around the schoolyard, or simply down at the local newsagent or video s ...

(4 pages) 318 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Specialized

to what segment of the market they are going to target and approach with regards to Mass Merchants, Mail-order, and Internet sales. Specialized has commited itself to the independent bicycle dealers o ... our money. This is why Specialized doesn't allow itself or anyone else to offer their bikes through mail order or online.Not all dealerships that carry Specialized bicycles are Specialized Alliance De ...

(4 pages) 509 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Dell

IBM computers. To compete with the retail segment, Dell offered the IBM clones to customers through mail order.4. The company?s ultimate success factor has been the continuation of the direct-sell and ...

(3 pages) 77 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

STARBUCKS COFFEE CORPORATION: Introduction The aim of this report is

wing companies in the U.S. in 1999 as sales grew 63 percent.Market selection: Starbucks uses direct mail marketing and only opens stores in areas where this is shown to be strong. A store will typical ... stores in areas where this is shown to be strong. A store will typically be opened after tracking e-mail order customers which determines the highest concentration of existing buyers in a city, then o ...

(8 pages) 48 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Analysis of Amazon.co.uk

to fight crowds, find a parking spot, and deal with traffic (E-Commerce, 2000). The high street and mail order systems still have a place in the mix of purchase routes, however it is no longer the onl ... that have different "bill to" and "ship to" addresses.3. Be careful of orders placed through free email account systems.4. Be wary of orders that far exceed your normal order amount.5. Pay extra atte ...

(38 pages) 479 0 4.7 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce

Ingvar Kamprad and IKEA

n he outgrew his ability to call on his customers individually, he converted to a sort of makeshift mail order operation, hiring the local milk van to make his deliveries. IKEA started to sell furnitu ... og to making order from distance. All the products from IKEA it was possible to order using regular mail.Decisions made by Kamprad were all based on his philosophy to offer goods in the lowest possibl ...

(7 pages) 43 0 0.0 May/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Starbucks and International Strategy

s. The company also sells its beans to restaurants, businesses, airlines, and hotels, and it offers mail order and online catalogs for customers. Starbucks has expanded into coffee ice cream and makes ...

(3 pages) 70 0 5.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers