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Review: Clinique Chubby Shadow Stick

I’m back after a brief hiatus! I was gone to do some work with film and I’ve been jam-packed with school, so that means y’all will get lots of new reviews. 212 more words

One Nostalgic Meal in Tokyo, Japan

My first visit to Japan was nearly seventeen years ago.  Before that time, I had only eaten Japanese food once, at a then up-and-coming Manhattan restaurant called… 292 more words

Food & Drink

Transportation and economies of scale in retailing

The automobile may be blamed for the evolution of big-box retailers, but the effect of improvements to intraurban transportation on retailing began much earlier. This can be seen clearly with the development of the department store in the latter part of the nineteenth century. 318 more words


President’s Message: The Death Knell of Retail Real Estate Is Exaggerated

I am sure you have all read attention-grabbing news headlines such as these and share the same concerns regarding the future of retail real estate. In this new era of constant access to millions of digital media streams, dramatic headlines cut through the clutter and generate more attention. 612 more words


Review: Cle De Peau Lipstick

On first sight, I was convinced the only special thing about this lipstick is that it’s coated in French. However, I was wrong. These are at the quality of my beloved Loubitoun lipsticks, that are absurdly priced, but they’re even better. 99 more words


Roomes, 41-49 Station Road, Upminster, Borough of Havering, London RM14, 2016 • Immense deco-tiled store still in operation. The homeware firm Roomes was founded in 1888 this is their 1927 branch – there’s more history… 18 more words

Shopfront Elegy

The weather blues


Once again its snowing in April. But today I stumbled across the secret to the winter blews. Go to your local department store or home improvement center.. 40 more words