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    Cultural factors affect waiting lines in Japan

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    Cultural factors affect waiting lines. For example, fast checkout lines (e.g., 10 items or less) are uncommon in Japan. Why do you think this is so?

    What is the major cost trade-off that must be made in managing waiting line situations?

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    Unlike Americans, most Japanese people shop for daily neccesities on a daily basis. Cultural wise, Japan has a long tradition of having small, specialized and convenient ...

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    Cultural factors affect waiting lines. For example, fast checkout lines (e.g., 10 items or less) are uncommon in Japan. Why do you think this is so?

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