071 July - August - 1997

Issue Number: 
71
Issue Months: 
July - August
Issue Year: 
1 997

Issue's Articles

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At the Consumer Cooperative Management Association (CCMA) conference held in May, the theme was "two-stepping between evolution and extinction" -- highlighting food co-ops' need to

071 July - August - 1997 January 9, 2004

This year's co-op conference gave an unusual "milestone" award by recognizing a generation of food co-ops: ones that have recently reached age twenty-five.

071 July - August - 1997 January 9, 2004
"About 41% of retailers have, or are in the process of developing, databases that will enable them to track consumer purchases, as well as behavioral and demographic data."
071 July - August - 1997 January 9, 2004

As a staff and a member of consumer co-ops for nearly twenty years, and as a community development lender for the past three, I have observed a need and desire in the consumer co-op

071 July - August - 1997 January 9, 2004

Two years ago, I attended my first Consumer Cooperative Management Association in Sacramento. The event was educational and eye-opening.

071 July - August - 1997 January 9, 2004