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What is the difference betwen buying and shopping ??

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Asked by SriniVenkat, 07 Jul '11 04:46 pm
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Nice question.....buying means purchasing.
Shopping is roaming around for purchasing, they may purchase or not.
We do window shopping most of the time.....its nothing but, we see the product & go to another shop.
We say we will come back later, but, we will never go to buy them.
Answered by Gauthami, 07 Jul '11 04:54 pm

 
  
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In a study titled, "Men Buy, Women Shop," researchers at Wharton's Jay H. Baker Retail Initiative and the Verde Group, a Toronto consulting firm, found that women react more strongly than men to personal interaction with sales associates. Men are more likely to respond to more utilitarian aspects of the experience -- such as the availability of parking, whether the item they came for is in stock, and the length of the checkout line.

"Women tend to be more invested in the shopping experience on many dimensions," says Robert Price, chief marketing officer at CVS Caremark and a member of the Baker advisory board. "Men want to go to Sears, buy a specific tool and get out."

As one female shopper between the ages of 18 and 35 told the researchers: "I love shopping. I love shopping even when I have a deadline. I just love shopping." Compare that to this response from a male in the same age group who described how men approach retailing: "We're going to this store and we buy it and we le ...more
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Answered by anil garg, 07 Jul '11 07:19 pm

 
  
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Necessity and extravagganz
Source: logic
Answered by simon waaras, 07 Jul '11 04:52 pm

 
  
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