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July 23, 2019Study examines how gentrifiers’ race affects retail development
Growth of “gentrification-oriented” retailers faster in areas gentrified by whites
September 25, 2015Nice guys don’t have to finish last, says retired Walmart exec
‘I fully believe in the American dream because I’ve lived it’
August 3, 2015Ban on plastic bags may not carry much weight with consumers
New law encourages sustainability, but is it enough to change behavior?
April 5, 2013Resale shops thrive despite online competition
Secondhand stores thrive because patrons seek “intangible satisfactions,” not just bargains.
March 22, 2013Resale shops thrive despite eBay competition
A new study says Chicago’s second-hand stores support regular retail by unloading unwanted goods.