Buying Habits

Buying Habits

An individual's or group's normal purchases. Buying habits may shift over time with an individual's or society's changing needs. Marketing is an attempt to influence buying habits.
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The Jewelry Consumer Opinion Council (JCOC) recently examined the buying habits of and expectations toward watches of 7,182 JCOC consumer panelists, focusing on 18-24 year-olds, and found that because of escalating technology and the emergence of new and competing devices which tell time, 18-24 year olds are less likely to own a watch as their primary way to tell time.
Cynthia is also known for her groundbreaking research on the buying habits of ethnic consumers, Boomer women, Generation Y and tweens, the consumer group she named the Speeders.
These systems have the potential to improve store operational performance by influencing the purchasing behavior and buying habits of shoppers.
With consumers buying habits continually evolving, Clear Channel Radio continues to present innovative concepts to advertisers," said Joe Puglise, Market Manager of Clear Channel Radio Phoenix.
Such factors include general economic and business conditions, the ability to fund operations, the ability to forge partnerships required for deployment, changes in consumer and corporate buying habits, chip development and production, the rapid pace of change in the technology industry and other factors over which Wave Systems Corp.
Sponsored by the NACS Foundation, the research arm of the National Association of College Stores (NACS), Student Watch(TM) Student Buying Habits: Textbooks and Course Materials takes a close look at students' attitudes, perceptions and buying habits regarding textbooks and course materials.
Gulf News randomly surveyed a number of Dubai retail shops to get an idea where shoppers spend their precious Emirati dirhams and what factors influence their buying habits.
June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers are still committed to healthy, natural and organic foods, but are changing their buying habits to maintain these priorities during the economic recession.
which reported that its customers' buying habits indicate that the Windy City's Monsters of the Midway will dispose of the favored Indianapolis Colts in Sunday's Super Bowl.
NOT SECRET: PEOPLE'S INTERNET VIEWING AND BUYING HABITS.
Sales figures in early 2005 have shown that escalating gasoline prices have caused buying habits to migrate toward smaller vehicles, causing particular grief for sport utility vehicle assembly plants and their suppliers.