Wealthy and wise

Perkins, Brian
July 2005
Brand Strategy;Jul/Aug2005, Issue 194, p8
Trade Publication
Comments on the effort of retailers such as Tesco or Wal-Mart Store Inc. in increasing its purchasing power and international production facilities and can provide better quality products at lower prices. Identification of the consumer loyalty; Determination of the consumer spending; Observation of value perception.


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