Moving On Retail Stores Quotes

“The god whom science recognizes must be a God of universal laws exclusively, a God who does a wholesale, not a retail business. He cannot accommodate his processes to the convenience of individuals.” – William James

“I mean, our primary businesses in wholesale pipelines, utilities, retail, were all doing extremely well.” – Kenneth Lay

We might describe our

“We might describe our world as having retail sanity, but wholesale madness” – Peter Thiel

“Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.” – Bill Gates

“We see our customers as invited guests to a party, and we are the hosts. It’s our job every day to make every important aspect of the customer experience a little bit better.” – Jeff Bezos

“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” – Steve Jobs

“Businesses often forget about the culture, and ultimately, they suffer for it because you can’t deliver good service from unhappy employees.” – Tony Hsieh

“The complaining customer represents a huge opportunity for more business.” – Zig Ziglar

“Statistics suggest that when customers complain, business owners and managers ought to get excited about it. The complaining customer represents a huge opportunity for more business.” – Zig Ziglar

A customer is the most

“A customer is the most important visitor on our premises, he is not dependent on us. We are dependent on him.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“I’m in the retail business, not the circus business.” – Philip Green

“The farmer is the only man in our economy who buys everything at retail, sells everything at wholesale, and pays the freight both ways.” – John F. Kennedy

“Neville [Chamberlain] has a retail mind in a wholesale business.” – David Lloyd George

“You can’t take up all the music bins at a CD retail outlet with Spice Girls CDs and leave nothing for the Joan Jett catalogue.” – Greg Graffin

“His face held a certain impassivity; you see it in all waiters and valets. They might want to jam a knife through your left eye socket, but you’d never know it from their expression. Working retail, I’ve acquired a similar look myself.” – Ann Aguirre

“Retail is selling things that don’t come back to customers who do.” – Tony Farmer

“I had retail businesses. They were beauty businesses, skin care and all that. I got into that as a fluke. I was going to open up a gym. I just had a Men’s Fitness cover come out that was the third bestselling of Men’s Fitness covers.” – Drew Waters

“Don’t expect to make a living on it. Be able to hammer a nail or do retail, doing your music on the side!” – Jake Holmes

The retail industry has its

“The retail industry has its own headache: it loses $16 billion a year to customers who buy clothes, wear them with the tags tucked in, and return these secondhand clothes for a full refund.” – Dan Ariely

“I don’t think goal setting is an important basis for a retail business. Most of the time goal setting puts too much energy and attention on being someplace else, instead of helping you appreciate where you are.” – Wayne Dyer

“I wasn’t going to get such a nice car – I was going to get a cute little hybrid or something, keep the trees happy – but then my grandfather died, and it was all: retail therapy!” – Chris Colfer

“I loved retail from the beginning, and I still love it today.” – Sam Walton

“If I ran a retail store, which I have done in my life, I would go into it from a place of “I am thrilled to be here, and I am honored to be able to serve other people.”” – Wayne Dyer

“If you were to sell your character, would you get full retail or would it go for a bargain-basement price?” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

“My basic strategy is to stick to my core business, and to my area of expertise. My businesses are all related – retail, shopping centers, banking, real estate and tourism development. Together they create synergy.” – Henry Sy

“I can get any retail buyer on the phone with you and get them to verify that not a single retail location in America where there’s a PlayStation 3 on the shelf for sale. They’ve all been sold in a matter of minutes.” – Jack Tretton

“The capitalist distribution network, a complex chain of factory, transport, warehouse and retail outlet, is one of the greatest male accomplishments in the history of culture.” – Camille Paglia

If the people of Sheffield

“If the people of Sheffield could only receive a tenth part of what their knives sell for by retail in America, Sheffield might pave its streets with silver.” – William Cobbett

“The Customer isn’t always right. Sometimes the customer is an a**hole. That’s the first rule of retail.” – Kelly Link

“Full service brokers, in this day and age of low cost mutual funds and discount brokers, are really nothing more than machines for ripping off retail investors.” – Joel Spolsky

“Science tells us how to heal and how to kill; it reduces our death rate in retail and then kills us wholesale in war; but only wisdom – desire coordinated in the light of all experience – can tell us when to heal and when to kill.” – Will Durant

“An extremely competitive retail market is pushing extensive discounting and large volumes of wine at low prices, and New World competitors from South America and South Africa are also impacting on the market.” – Trevor O’Hoy

“Communities must plan for a variety of uses and income levels. Why do we care about housing as high-tech employers? If teachers, firefighters, peace officers, retail or restau- rant workers can’t live here, then we’re going to fail.” – Carl Guardino

“While there have been many potential scenarios discussed, today we have only confirmed that we designed Xbox One to enable our customers to trade in and resell games at retail.” – Larry Hryb

“Retail should never ever tell the copyright owner how their stuff is sold.” – Garth Brooks

The three most important things

“The three most important things in retail are location, location, location. The three most important things for our consumer business are technology, technology, technology.” – Jeff Bezos

“”Value added” is a meaningless concept for a retail business , for a bank, for a life insurance company, and for any other business which is not primarily engaged in manufacturing.” – Peter Drucker

“Curiosity is the greatest source of ideas, retail revolutions, and insights.” – Michael J. Silverstein

“By selling directly to customers, real women, the brand is able to avoid significant retail mark-ups that typically exist in high end fashion.” – Sarah Lafleur

“Gambling drains the economy by taking money away from grocery stores and retail businesses and putting it in the hands of an industry that produces no product” – John Warren Kindt