Description: This course is a study and practical application of buying for a variety of retail concerns. Emphasis is placed on the role of the buyer in maximizing sales, managing inventories, negotiating with vendors, and creating customer satisfaction through providing desired merchandise assortments. Topics also include the principles of retail accounting as they apply to the role of the buyer. This course is designed for fashion merchandising and business students and anyone interested in exploring retail buying as a career.
This course can help you earn the following degree(s) or certificate(s):