Chapter 6. Supermarkets as Clients

  1. David Boyd1 and
  2. Ezekiel Chinyio2

Published Online: 21 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470759561.ch6

Understanding the Construction Client

Understanding the Construction Client

How to Cite

Boyd, D. and Chinyio, E. (2006) Supermarkets as Clients, in Understanding the Construction Client, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470759561.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Construction, University of Central England

  2. 2

    Senior Lecturer, University of Central England

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 28 SEP 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405129787

Online ISBN: 9780470759561

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Keywords:

  • supermarkets;
  • grocery;
  • uk;
  • characterises;
  • multiple stores

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The business environment: strategy in the world

  • Business structure and processes: the tactical plan

  • Business operation

  • Experience of building: from unknowns and contradictions to means and ends

  • Key issues

  • References

  • Resources