(so named for its almost endless collection of novel refrigerator magnets in all shapes, sizes and colors) beckoned, she jumped.
Those [retailers] that are healthy now should remain healthy because of the amount of additional traffic that magnet store
is going to bring to this area," Juniker said.
VISITORS to the Magnet store
on Foleshill Road in Coventry will be encouraged to raise their coffee cups to help people with autism.
Miracle Magnets, the trademarked name, is a result of the inability to locate a brand from suppliers that met the MAGNET STORE standards of perfection.
amp;uot;Many brands on the market today are manufactured in the Orient, and quite frankly, are junk&uot;, states Tim Finley, Magnet Store President.
The company also wants to sell off its Hermans subsidiary in Holland and the Magnet stores
Berisford cut prices of kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms and double-glazing in their Magnet stores
by up to 50 per cent for a holding of only 100 ordinary shares.
Although the nature of the magnet may vary from environment to environment --department stores dominate in traditional town and city centres, supermarkets hold sway in neighbourhood shopping complexes and restaurants do likewise in festival malls -- the studies of micro-spatial shopper behaviour are as one in the key, customer generating function of the magnet stores and the all-important influence they exert on shopper circulation patterns.
These comprise such well-known rules of thumb as: place the magnet stores at opposite ends of the mall and line the intervening space with smaller outlets; ensure that the main entrances and anchor stores are sufficiently far apart to pull shoppers past the unit shops; avoid culs de sac if at all possible as they inhibit the free flow of shoppers; place service outlets on the side mails close to the entrances and exits; keep pet shops and dry cleaners away from food shops, and food shops separate from outfitters; and, achieve an even distribution of shoppers in multi-level centres through the judicious arrangement of escalators and eating facilities and by manipulating the tier at which consumers enter the complex |24~.
Shoppers do indeed gravitate towards the magnet stores, outlets in culs de sac tend to underperform, the upper tiers of multi-level centres suffer from reduced pedestrian flow unless remedial action is taken and, not least, the clustering of compatible shop types is undoubtedly good for business |25~.