Bulk-buying of food might not be such a boon to the budget after all. Research by the Norton School's Victoria Ligon and Anita Bhappu found that consumers shop too infrequently and overbuy when they do, contributing to waste.
Norton School researchers investigating how consumers make decisions about food consumption and shopping have found that they actually waste food because they bulk-buy too often. Read more »
Disrupt to survive.
That was one of the shared underlying themes at the 2015 Global Retailing Conference at University of Arizona’s Terry J. Lundgren School of Retailing on April 24-25 in Tucson.
Disrupt to survive. Read more »
The UA's 19th annual Global Retailing Conference focused on retail being "everywhere at once." Pictured, UA students modeled clothing by entertainer Thalia Sodi (third from right) in a fashion show during the Global Retailing Conference
Advances in technology have had a major impact on the way consumers shop. Read more »
Associate Professor Sabrina V. Helm's article Service inside: The impact of ingredient service branding on quality perceptions and behavioral intentions, co-authored with Berrin Özergin and published in Industrial Marketing Management, is now available online.
27 RCSC students have been hard at work in a very unique retailing entrepreneurship project. Last spring, the students grouped together into nine teams of three students each. When the fall semester started, each team began work on developing a business plan for opening a retail venture specifically for downtown Tucson.
This academic year, 27 RCSC students have been hard at work in a very unique retailing entrepreneurship project. Read more »
Joan M. Sweeney was recently appointed as the Interim Director of the Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing at the University of Arizona. Ms. Read more »
The Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing at the University of Arizona today announced the 2015 presenters at its 19th Annual Global Retailing Conference, April 23-24 at the Westin La Paloma Resort in Tucson.
The Terry J. Read more »
Natalie Sanchez, a journalism senior with a minor in fashion, worked this past summer with Macy's Merchandising Group in New York City as a private brands marketing intern.
Natalie Sanchez, a journalism senior with a minor in fashion, worked this past summer with Macy's Merchandising Group in New York City as a private brands marketing intern.&nbs Read more »
Three students at the University of Arizona's Norton School of Family and Consumer Sciences have been named 2015 Scholars of the Fashion Scholarship Fund.