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Embattled US department store Sears has been granted yet another lifeline, with a bankruptcy auction now scheduled for January 14.
Famous US department store operator Sears has finally succumbed to bankruptcy.
Dire, dismal, terrible, horrendous, grim, appalling – we’ve used up our stock of adjectives to describe Sears results.
America’s shrinking Sears has announced the planned closure of another 63 stores as it battles to continue trading.
The latest quarterly Sears results reveal the fundamental weakness with both Sears and Kmart: fewer and fewer people want to shop there.
Failing US discount department store operator Sears started the year announcing it would shutter 150 stores.
Embattled US department store operator Sears has posted another massive quarterly operating loss.
Forget the Grinch stealing Christmas. This year, it is a cute little penguin called Monty that not only steals the show, but also the hearts and minds of the UK populace (and softies everywhere). British department store, John Lewis, has done it again, with a £1 million commercial (A$ 1.8 million) that tells the story of a boy and his penguin pal, on the search for a flippered mate. At the start of the two minute spot (more of a short film), we are led to believe that the animal is real, …
Stuart Bennie provides his take on the Bangladeshi factory collapse and who is to blame.
Jon Bird compares the evolution of JC Penney in the US and Kmart in Australia.
Darrell Wisbey explains how the “need for speed” in retail can kill business longevity…
Retailers are offering too many excuses – a changing retail environment is not a new challenge and good retailers move with the times and survive, writes Darrell Wisbey.