Essays Tagged: "consumer products"

Marijuana for medicinal purposes

At the time Marijuana could be found in twenty eight different medical products and countless other consumer products. On November 5th, 1996 California and Arizona passed propositions allowing the ret ...

(6 pages) 169 0 4.7 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Bombardier Report

rdier conducts business in five main areas: transportation equipment, aerospace, defense, motorized consumer products, and in financial and real estate services. The total revenues increased by 20% fr ... nd more transportation authorities are being privatized and will need to adapt their fleets to meet consumer preferences creates a positive outlook. To accomplish these adaptations these companies wil ...

(11 pages) 166 0 4.6 Dec/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Both sides of the gun control issue -Which Side of the Barrel? The right to bear arms.

riter Josh Sugarmann makes a compelling argument for gun control in this country, comparing guns to consumer products that need to be regulated. From the National Review, writer John Derbyshire uses r ... y out in the two articles.In Mother Jones magazine, Sugarmann chooses to classify guns as dangerous consumer products that should be regulated like other potentially dangerous consumer products such a ...

(4 pages) 210 2 2.9 Dec/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

The Beauty Industry in China

es of handsome men and beautiful women grace the pages of glossy magazines, television, billboards, consumer products and the Internet. In the developing world the preoccupation with the body and with ...

(3 pages) 63 1 0.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Short essay on the Gobalization of Markets.

Business Review. Within his review he described the emergence of a truly global market for informed consumer products. As a visionary, he predicted that advances in communication and transportation wo ... ary, he predicted that advances in communication and transportation would pave the way for informed consumers to participate in a convergence of tastes. These technological advances has simplified and ...

(2 pages) 139 0 4.3 Aug/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Robotic development in 21st Century.

omputers were in 1980-poised to break into the marketplace as common corporate tools and ubiquitous consumer products performing life's tedious chores." (111) Robots implemented with artificial intell ...

(7 pages) 151 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering > Electrical Engineering

Z Glass.

e to the slower growth in TV in the 1969-1972 periods coincided with reduced profitability in other consumer products as cists for labor and basic materials escalated sharply. These developments resul ... technology from Corning. Furthermore, due to a key change in the business environment is increased consumer expectation for product functionality and quality. The result has been a shorter product li ...

(7 pages) 101 0 2.4 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Cmpetitive advantage of Colgate Palmolive.

mphasizes new product launches and entry into new geographic markets and a continuing focus on core consumer products. Although international sales remained CP's strong suit, accounting for 64% of sal ... of increased sampling of free brushes through dentists and an abnormally high number of two-for-one consumer promotions. Due to the high competency level of the toothbrush industry, and an ongoing sea ...

(4 pages) 433 0 2.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Tobacco Advertising

geon General's account that protects health and safety, has particularly disqualified the cigarette Consumer Products Safety Act, Controlled Substances Act, Federal Hazardous Substances Act. Why? For ...

(7 pages) 229 0 3.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Culture and media. Thoughts on pop. culture in the U.S.

ulturePopular culture is defined here as popular written literature and broadcasting,popular music, consumer products (everything from trash compacters tovideo games, from cars to religious videos), p ...

(17 pages) 653 1 3.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

A report on Playboy Company

n and its other trademarks for the worldwide sale and distribution, and manufacture of a variety of consumer products.Playboy may be contacted via email at regarding free speech, cen ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

General Electric Company is a diversified industrial corporation engaged in developing, manufacturing and marketing a wide variety of products

he Company's business is divided into the following segments: Aircraft Engines, Commercial Finance, Consumer Finance, Consumer Products, Equipment Management, Insurance, Power Systems and NBC. GE oper ...

(2 pages) 291 0 3.0 May/2004

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

American Culture: What is in and what is out.

rend at a certain time. Examples of this phenomenon are written literature and broadcasting, music, consumer products such as trash compacters and dish washing systems to video game consoles, cars, da ...

(6 pages) 390 1 4.2 Jun/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative

Rationing During 1940s

troduced rationing ands price controls to ensure that supplies of food, clothing, and certain other consumer products were equitably distributed at reasonable prices so each family was provided equal ... person was allocated a number of points and a selected range of foods was given a point value. The consumer could choose how to spend these points.There were different kinds of ration books. The most ...

(8 pages) 27 0 3.8 Jul/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Marketing Case: Starbucks

gely fragmented industry and its strategy of focused differentiation has put it well ahead of other consumer products coffee providers.The company's stated objective is "to establish Starbucks as the ... s. Starbucks and competitors have effected a wholesale change in consumption patterns and redefined consumer tastes.Domestically, Starbucks has quickly become a fixture in most large urban cities. Des ...

(8 pages) 652 2 3.8 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Public Relations

e Company's founder. The Gillette Company today is the global market leader in nearly a dozen major consumer products categories, principally in the grooming, alkaline battery and oral care businesses ... roducts sold at a fair price engenders another fundamental Gillette strength -- strong and enduring consumer brand loyalty around the world.The Gillette Company is a globally focused consumer products ...

(22 pages) 721 0 5.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management


r of specialty packaging products, with sales of $3.1 billion. Pactiv has three operating segments: Consumer Products, Foodservice/Food Packaging, and Protective and Flexible Packaging. Its consumer p ... oducts have strong market-share positions, including the number one position in key markets such as consumer waste bags and tableware, foodservice-foam containers, clear rigid-display packaging, foam ...

(5 pages) 32 0 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

3 Best Consumer Products of the Past Century: Advantages and Disadvantages

o narrow it down to the three best. With that, I have concluded what I believe to be the three best consumer products of the past one-hundred years.Being the music fanatic that I am, I believe the CD, ... quite irritating. Despite the few disadvantages, I would still consider it to be the third greatest consumer product of the past century.Though all of the products I have listed could use a little imp ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.7 Sep/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

General Electric - A Fortune 500 Company: why they continue to be one of the top 15 Fortune 500 Companies.

Company's "business" is divided into the following segments: Aircraft Engines, Commercial Finance, Consumer Finance, Consumer Products, Equipment Management, Insurance, Power Systems and NBC. GE oper ...

(2 pages) 190 2 3.0 Mar/2006

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

Case Study: BASF

and gas, chemicals, agricultural products, plastics and fibers, dyestuff and finishing products and consumer products. The structure of the company is presented by three-dimensional matrix consisting ...

(6 pages) 124 0 0.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies