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Why We Buy

The Science of Shopping

Paco Underhill

PREVIEW

In Why We Buy: The Science of Shopping (1999), Paco Underhill details the factors that influence consumer choices and preferences and explains how retailers tailor the environment to induce people to spend. Underhill’s team closely studied every detail of shoppers’ interactions with the retail environment to find out what inhibits or encourages spending...

Book Cover for "Why We Buy"

PREVIEW

In Why We Buy: The Science of Shopping (1999), Paco Underhill details the factors that influence consumer choices and preferences and explains how retailers tailor the environment to induce people to spend. Underhill’s team closely studied every detail of shoppers’ interactions with the retail environment to find out what inhibits or encourages spending...