Jay Diamond is professor of marketing, retailing and fashion at Nassau Community College where he teaches courses on fashion and retailing. He has received such honors as Distinguished Professor of the State University of New York and the first Distinguished Achievement Award at Nassau Community College. He has written textbooks on retailing, fashion and related subjects and is co-creator and writer of a video series on fashion retailing. Sheri Litt has collaborated with her father on this text, carrying on a family tradition as a retailing and fashion educator. She chairs the Retailing Programme at Florida Community College at Jacksonville.Sheri Litt is the author of 'Retailing in the New Millennium', published 2002 under ISBN 9781563672286 and ISBN 1563672286.