BUS 335 Retail Buying, 3 credits

A study of foundation knowledge of the current policies and procedures used in retail buying and merchandising. Included are merchandise control, pricing, and merchandise arithmetic. The focus is on developing the skills necessary for decision making in a retail buyers’ day-to-day world of planning and control. Discussion includes assortment planning and quantitative merchandising.

Prerequisite: BUS 269 (On demand)