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Retail Operations Survey 2002 Report: Invest in Success

Available only as a PDF below, due to complexity of content. Prepared with the help of the Data Analyst Team* * Data analysis was carried [...]

Analyzing Your Store’s Systems

By Mary Myers, Walden Swanson 042 September - October - 1992 This is the third in a series of articles based on Business Planning For [...]

Ratios Rectified – and a Rebate Request

By Walden Swanson 115 November - December - 2004 Alert readers Joe Golton from Ashland Food Co-op and John Foley from Outpost Natural Foods Co-op [...]

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Cooperative Grocer 1999 Retail Operations Survey

By Dave Gutknecht, Walden Swanson 089 July - August - 2000 We are pleased to present the new Retail Operations Survey, which reports double digit [...]

Are You Experienced?

By Walden Swanson 081 March - April - 1999 Want some good news? Co-op store productivity increased in the third quarter of 1998, when compared [...]

Business Plans: Doing the Groundwork

By Mary Myers, Walden Swanson 040 May - June - 1992 This article Is the second in a series on business planning, based on the [...]

What Good Is A Business Plan?

By Mary Myers, Walden Swanson 038 January - February - 1992 Editor's note: This article is the first in a series of three articles on [...]

How to Critique a Business Plan

By Walden Swanson 010 April - May - 1987 "Business plans may be great for bankers and investors, but if companies really followed them, you [...]