010 April - May - 1987

Issue Number: 
10
Issue Months: 
April - May
Issue Year: 
1 987

Issue's Articles

Title Issue Date

"Business plans may be great for bankers and investors, but if companies really followed them, you might never have heard of Compaq, Lotus, or Ben & Jerry's." This quote is from "The Best-Laid

010 April - May - 1987 January 9, 2004

During the 1960s and the 1970s, when "new wave" co-ops were thriving, one other consumer goods co-op all by itself probably exceeded all of them put together in number of members, lives touched, sa

010 April - May - 1987 January 9, 2004

Customers are complaining, "Prices are too high"; "Safeway only charges 98 cents for milk"; "Your produce prices are too high." Yet, at the same tirne, your gross margin is only 24 percent, and the

010 April - May - 1987 January 9, 2004

While I will throw in my two cents on the debate as to why the food cooperative movement is achieving far less than its potential, let me be clear that my primary purpose in writing this is to iden

010 April - May - 1987 January 9, 2004