Tag Archive: Stores

Oct 31 2010

Shopping with environmentally friendly bags

In recent years, reusable canvas shopping bags have become all the rage. Here are a few observations about using them.

Jul 31 2010

Shopping high and low: Upgrading and treasure hunting

It's not surprising that there are both upscale and low-price stores. What is surprising is that the same people now shop at both of them.

Jul 25 2010

Shopping for college textbooks: 2010 vs. 1995

Elyse's cultural anthropology textbook

Shopping for college textbooks has changed drastically from 1995 to 2010, thanks to the Internet and other technology. Here's how.

Jul 06 2010

Women shop and men buy: Gender differences in shopping part 2

When you're a woman shopping, you buy things that will "turn you into other, idealized versions of yourself: That dress makes you beautiful..."