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magnetic core memory

The earliest form of computerised data storage, in which each bit of information was represented by a change in the direction (clock- or counterclockwise) of a magnetic field. Magnetic core memory was replaced by semiconductors, which are several orders of magnitude more powerful.
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Depending on how much category management work has already been executed," said Barker, "retail operations can sometimes see business growth of an estimated 1% to 5% by using a CORE Store type approach to optimizing the shelf.
Depending on how much category management work has already been executed, retail operations can sometimes see business grow an estimated 1% to 5% by using a CORE Store type approach to optimize the shelf.
They included, one, more units sold in our core stores over the prior year, and, two, strong growth in our residual revenue from wireless," Barnes said.
Retail operations can sometimes see business grow as much as five percent by adopting a CORE Store type approach to managing the shelf.
Caption(s): Dave Johnson, RadioShack: "Obviously, we ordered for a higher sell-through and we were not pleased with our core store sales performance.
We've had to make sure our departments have enough people to satisfy the core store, as well as the secondary business," he notes.
Unbeknownst to plaintiffs, the representations in the annual statement were also false in that [the company] was not implementing `strategic initiatives associated with core store turnaround.
reflecting solid gains from its core store roster and the September 1999 acquisition of the Randall's chain, chalked up a 20.
Improving core store performance by closing 75 underperforming units.
IPextreme is a registered trademark, and Core Store is a trademark, of IPextreme Inc.
Shaffer, president and chief operating officer, said the company was on track with "the implementation of the strategic initiatives associated with the core store turnaround plan," which included several store openings during the quarter.
The company's "aggressive plan to improve core store profitability" -- targeted at its Heilig-Meyers store formats -- was outlined last week.