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Wall Street's Misguided (And Dangerous) Fascination With Retail Store Productivity

An unprecedented number of retail store locations are closing this year and more announcements are surely coming–though perhaps not quite as many as I suggested in my… 627 more words

Retail

JC Penney stores get a temporary lifeline

NEW YORK — JC Penney tried to close the doors, but shoppers came pouring in.

The company said Thursday that it’s decided to throw a temporary lifeline to 138 stores that it planned to close in April and May. 264 more words

News

Every Single Retail Store in the US To Close Permanently By Month's End

In a surprise move that underscores the sweeping changes faced by the retail industry, the National Retail Federation, speaking on behalf of all of its members, announced today that every brick & mortar location of every retailer in the United States would close forever within the next few weeks.  1,080 more words

Sears

My Daily Wear: March 28, 2017

Happy Tuesday! Only 3 more days left in March, and only 4 days left of work until vacation! I’m really trying not to let it, but my mind is starting to check out from work already. 82 more words

Lampert's retail experiment implodes. Sears down 93% under his leadership

Hedge fund titan and failed retail exec Eddie Lampert finally admitted Wednesday what I have been saying for some time, Sears & Kmart are in trouble and may not make it. 271 more words

Economy

JC Penney in death spiral from gay-pandering: 138 stores to close by end of April

In 2012, J. C. Penney’s CEO Ronald B. Johnson had the brilliant idea to improve the century-old family store by pandering to homosexuals — a move that, in a time of the decline of brick-and-mortar stores, isn’t smart on the grounds of simple market calculation because homosexuals make up only 2-3% of the U.S. 304 more words

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