Juliet Memery
Bournemouth University
AdvertisingProduct (category theory)Consumption (economics)BusinessPsychologyMarketingStakeholder theoryTourismQualitative researchStakeholderConsumer behaviourPurchasingQuality (business)Sustainable seafoodGrocery shoppingHealth benefitsFocus groupSustainabilityTypologyEnvironmental health
37Publications
8H-index
382Citations
Publications 37
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#1Juliet Memery (University of Plymouth)H-Index: 8
#2Philip Megicks (University of Plymouth)H-Index: 3
Last. Jasmine Williams (University of Plymouth)H-Index: 7
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The growing importance of ethical shopping motives offers a major advantage to retailers who understand their significance in store choice decisions compared with other conventional store image influences, particularly with regard to any variations that exist between different shopper types. This study uses an exploratory two-phase integrative qualitative and quantitative research design to identify a preliminary classification of ethical shopper types. Three ethical and three store image factor...
31 CitationsSource
#1Phil Megicks (University of Plymouth)H-Index: 18
#2Juliet Memery (University of Plymouth)H-Index: 8
Last. Robert Angell (University of Plymouth)H-Index: 12
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Analysing shopping in the local food sector is an area of contemporary consumer research that has received considerable interest in recent times. The significance of the topic relates not only to underlying consumer behaviour theory, but also to the perceived role of local food in environmentally responsible purchasing practices, and consequently sustainable food policies. However, previous empirical investigation of local food buying behaviour is limited, and this research extends current work ...
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#1Robert Angell (Cardiff University)H-Index: 12
#2Phil Megicks (University of Plymouth)H-Index: 18
Last. Kerry E. Howell (University of Plymouth)H-Index: 11
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With regard to the contemporary retail environment, to date, the older shopper has been afforded limited academic attention, which is somewhat surprising given the growth of this population in the UK. Consequently, this study presents an empirically derived typology of older grocery shoppers through the application of salient retail attributes and store image dimensions developed through extensive qualitative research techniques. The findings provide an important contribution towards better unde...
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#1Robert AngellH-Index: 12
#2Juliet MemeryH-Index: 8
Last. Troy HeffernanH-Index: 16
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#1Phil MegicksH-Index: 18
#2Juliet MemeryH-Index: 8
Last. Jasmine WilliamsH-Index: 7
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Given the growing importance of ethical and socially responsible (ESR) issues in retailing, this research uses empirical evidence from the UK grocery sector to investigate the significance of these factors on shoppers' store and product choice decisions. A number of different ESR shopping motivations are identified including global and local issues in store decisions, together with product heritage, animal and human rights, and advertising and communications issues in product decisions. Results ...
49 CitationsSource
#1Juliet MemeryH-Index: 8
#2Phil MegicksH-Index: 18
Last. Mark MorrisonH-Index: 78
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#1Juliet Memery (University of Plymouth)H-Index: 8
#2Phil Megicks (University of Plymouth)H-Index: 18
Last. Jasmine Williams (University of Plymouth)H-Index: 7
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Purpose – Despite growing awareness of ethical and social responsibility (E&SR) issues in academia and industry, investigation of their influence on consumers' buying decisions has been limited. To help fill this gap, this paper reports the findings of a preliminary investigation to establish the key E&SR factors affecting grocery shopping behaviour.Design/methodology/approach – The study drew upon existing literature in the areas of ethics, social responsibility, shopping and store image to ide...
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