An Investigation of Socially Responsible Consumers’ Behavior in Thrift Stores

dc.contributor.author Yurchisin, Jennifer
dc.contributor.author Woo, Hongjoo
dc.contributor.author Watchravesringkan, Kittichai
dc.date 2018-10-19T11:46:08.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-06-30T05:32:37Z
dc.date.available 2020-06-30T05:32:37Z
dc.date.issued 2014-01-01
dc.description.abstract <p>The annual revenue of U.S. thrift stores is estimated to be $12 billion (First Research, 2014). Apparel products represent the majority of the products sold in these stores (Shim, 2010). While sales of apparel at thrift stores increased steadily during the economic downturn that began in 2008 (Tully, 2012), sales are expected to decrease as the economy improves (IBISWorld, 2012). To remain viable, thrift store managers need to have a solid understanding of their core apparel consumers in order to satisfy their needs (Carrigan & De Pelsmacker, 2009).</p>
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dc.relation.ispartofseries International Textile and Apparel Association (ITAA) Annual Conference Proceedings
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dc.subject.disciplines Fashion Business
dc.subject.keywords apparel
dc.subject.keywords thrift store
dc.subject.keywords social responsibility
dc.title An Investigation of Socially Responsible Consumers’ Behavior in Thrift Stores
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