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The Resource Business decisions that changed our lives, Edited by Sidney Furst and Milton Sherman

Business decisions that changed our lives, Edited by Sidney Furst and Milton Sherman

Label
Business decisions that changed our lives
Title
Business decisions that changed our lives
Statement of responsibility
Edited by Sidney Furst and Milton Sherman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
First-hand accounts of seventeen business decisions involving products or services so outstandingly successful that they changed consumer habits and behavior
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1925-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Furst, Sidney
Dewey number
658.082
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD38
LC item number
.F8
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sherman, Milton
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Decision making
  • Prise de décision
  • Entscheidungsprozess
  • Management
Label
Business decisions that changed our lives, Edited by Sidney Furst and Milton Sherman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the business decision and the consumer -- The trading post comes to the city: the origin of the supermarket -- A house is not enough: the story of America's first community builder -- Providing for illness in times of health: the creation of the Blue Cross plans -- You press the button -- we do the rest: the first Kodak camera for everyone -- Button, button, who needs the button?: the story of the development of the zipper -- Slow-outs instead of blowouts: the development of the tubeless tire -- Better to use, cheap enough to throw away: the disposable paper product -- Babies are our business: the story of commercially prepared baby foods -- Convenience, ease and success from the oven: the story of prepared cake mixes -- The good hands: the counterrevolution in the insurance world -- The savings accounts that build America's homes: the growth of the S & L's -- Main Street comes to Wall street: a new investment concept is born -- Serving people -- where they are: food for thought about vending -- The matter of beauty: the development of the Futurama lipstick case -- A better product better sold: a winner in the mass market -- Save as you spend: the rise of trading stamps in retail promotion -- A car is a car again: the story of the Rambler concept
Control code
229467
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 369 pages
Lccn
64015685
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)571686
Label
Business decisions that changed our lives, Edited by Sidney Furst and Milton Sherman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical footnotes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the business decision and the consumer -- The trading post comes to the city: the origin of the supermarket -- A house is not enough: the story of America's first community builder -- Providing for illness in times of health: the creation of the Blue Cross plans -- You press the button -- we do the rest: the first Kodak camera for everyone -- Button, button, who needs the button?: the story of the development of the zipper -- Slow-outs instead of blowouts: the development of the tubeless tire -- Better to use, cheap enough to throw away: the disposable paper product -- Babies are our business: the story of commercially prepared baby foods -- Convenience, ease and success from the oven: the story of prepared cake mixes -- The good hands: the counterrevolution in the insurance world -- The savings accounts that build America's homes: the growth of the S & L's -- Main Street comes to Wall street: a new investment concept is born -- Serving people -- where they are: food for thought about vending -- The matter of beauty: the development of the Futurama lipstick case -- A better product better sold: a winner in the mass market -- Save as you spend: the rise of trading stamps in retail promotion -- A car is a car again: the story of the Rambler concept
Control code
229467
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 369 pages
Lccn
64015685
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portraits
System control number
(WaOLN)571686

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