Posts tagged with ‘Retail’

  • Customer Experience at Starbucks

    January 31, 2008

    Although I don’t own any stock in Starbucks, I do drink an awful lot of their coffee as part...

  • Authenticity and The Pre-Gym Experience

    June 14, 2007

    I’m actually on something of a regular waking schedule, getting up around 8AM and then heading to the coffee...

  • Cancellations Galore

    June 13, 2006

    This morning, I opened up my daily folder and blinked at the contents. A few bills. A statement from...

  • Portion Control

    May 4, 2006

    I was at Black Ink in Harvard Square last week, and was drawn to this green cafeteria tray with...

  • ADS: Active Defense System Anti-Shine Complex

    October 28, 2005

    I was complaining to my sister about how my face felt like crap in the winter time, and she...

  • Choco Wars!

    April 6, 2005

    As previously reported, I have been held in thrall by the Starbucks Chantico™ chocolate beverage. They call it a...

  • Quiznos. Meh.

    March 25, 2005

    The first time I went to a Quiznos sub place was in Maitland, Florida, in 1997. I think they...

  • Retail Greetings

    December 22, 2004

    Yes, literally retail greetings. I guess it’s a crazy time of year for mall employees, but it still irks...

  • Russian Groceries

    October 24, 2004

    I visited Siberia, a Russian grocery store in downtown Nashua that I’ve driven by dozens of times. Earlier in...

  • Big Brother Wants Cheap Gas!

    October 19, 2004

    Deepak over at Active Edge forwarded me this online report for where to find the cheapest gas in New...