The Resource Life of the party : the remarkable story of how Brownie Wise built, and lost, a Tupperware party empire, Bob Kealing

Life of the party : the remarkable story of how Brownie Wise built, and lost, a Tupperware party empire, Bob Kealing

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Life of the party : the remarkable story of how Brownie Wise built, and lost, a Tupperware party empire
Title
Life of the party
Title remainder
the remarkable story of how Brownie Wise built, and lost, a Tupperware party empire
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Bob Kealing
Title variation remainder
how the remarkable Brownie Wise built - and lost - a Tupperware party empire
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eng
Summary
She was one of the most important businesswomen of the 20th century, the prototype for all these Facebook and Google women who are leaning in.' Before Martha Stewart and Mary Kay, there was Brownie Wise, the charismatic Tupperware executive who converted postwar optimism into a record breaking sales engine powered by ordinary housewives. Having started her own business after divorcing her alcoholic husband, the plucky Southern businesswoman caught the eye of Tupperware inventor Earl Tupper, whose plastic containers were collecting dust on store shelves
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individual biography
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DLC
Dewey number
338.7/668497092273
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
Life of the party : the remarkable story of how Brownie Wise built, and lost, a Tupperware party empire, Bob Kealing
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Life of the party : the remarkable story of how Brownie Wise built, and lost, a Tupperware party empire, Bob Kealing
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  • "Previously published as Tupperware unsealed"--on title
  • Originally published in 2008 by University Press of Florida as: Tupperware, unsealed : Brownie Wise, Earl Tupper, and the home party pioneers
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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ocn929048536
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21 cm
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xx, 298 pages
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9781925344967
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2015048495
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