Are there peas in a pod when considering mobile phone and mobile applications use : A quantitative study. / Ameen, Nisreen; Shah, Mahmood; Sims, Julian ; Choudrie, Jyoti; Willis, Robert .

In: Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, Vol. 55, 102067, 07.2020, p. 1-14.

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Are there peas in a pod when considering mobile phone and mobile applications use : A quantitative study. / Ameen, Nisreen; Shah, Mahmood; Sims, Julian ; Choudrie, Jyoti; Willis, Robert .

In: Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, Vol. 55, 102067, 07.2020, p. 1-14.

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Ameen, N, Shah, M, Sims, J, Choudrie, J & Willis, R 2020, 'Are there peas in a pod when considering mobile phone and mobile applications use: A quantitative study', Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, vol. 55, 102067, pp. 1-14. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jretconser.2020.102067

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Ameen, N., Shah, M., Sims, J., Choudrie, J., & Willis, R. (2020). Are there peas in a pod when considering mobile phone and mobile applications use: A quantitative study. Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services, 55, 1-14. [102067]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jretconser.2020.102067

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Ameen N, Shah M, Sims J, Choudrie J, Willis R. Are there peas in a pod when considering mobile phone and mobile applications use: A quantitative study. Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services. 2020 Jul;55:1-14. 102067. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jretconser.2020.102067

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Ameen, Nisreen ; Shah, Mahmood ; Sims, Julian ; Choudrie, Jyoti ; Willis, Robert . / Are there peas in a pod when considering mobile phone and mobile applications use : A quantitative study. In: Journal of Retailing and Consumer Services. 2020 ; Vol. 55. pp. 1-14.

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