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Barnes & Noble cuts staff after dismal holiday season

Barnes & Noble cuts staff after dismal holiday season https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/12/barnes-noble-cuts-staff-after-dismal-holiday-season.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: What, pray tell, would you expect them to do, under these circumstances?

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12k Stores Always Close In A Gr-r-reat Economy

12k Stores Always Close In A Gr-r-reat Economy – The Burning Platform https://www.theburningplatform.com/2018/01/30/12k-stores-always-close-in-a-gr-r-reat-economy/ Re-posted from The Burning Platform. Geoff Geoff Comments: Bricks & Mortar retailing continues to crater in the face of a strong economic recovery…

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Strongest holiday sales since Great Recession, up 5.5%, topping views

Strongest holiday sales since Great Recession, up 5.5%, topping views https://www.cnbc.com/2018/01/12/strongest-holiday-sales-since-great-recession-up-5-point-5-percent-topping-views.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: President Trump boosted consumer confidence…

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Retail Investors Finally “Up To Their Chest” in Stocks, Become True Believers with Record Exposure

Retail Investors Finally “Up To Their Chest” in Stocks, Become True Believers with Record Exposure | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/01/08/retail-investors-finally-up-to-their-chest-in-stocks-become-true-believers-with-record-exposure/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: When this blows, it will be a really big blowout!!!

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We Have Tripled The Number Of Store Closings From Last Year, And 20 Major Retailers Have Closed At Least 50 Stores In 2017

We Have Tripled The Number Of Store Closings From Last Year, And 20 Major Retailers Have Closed At Least 50 Stores In 2017 http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/we-have-tripled-the-number-of-store-closings-from-last-year-and-20-major-retailers-have-closed-at-least-50-stores-in-2017 Re-posted from The Economic Collapse Blog. Geoff Geoff Comments: The retail failure cascade continues…

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Why America’s Retail Apocalypse Could Accelerate Even More In 2018

Why America’s Retail Apocalypse Could Accelerate Even More In 2018 http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/why-americas-retail-apocalypse-could-accelerate-even-more-in-2018 Re-posted from The Economic Collapse Blog. Geoff Geoff Comments: The accelerating stage of the retail death spiral…

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The Economy Is Okay? U.S. Retail Store Closings Hit A New Record High As West Coast Homelessness Soars

The Economy Is Okay? U.S. Retail Store Closings Hit A New Record High As West Coast Homelessness Soars http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/the-economy-is-okay-u-s-retail-store-closings-hit-a-new-record-high-as-west-coast-homelessness-soars Re-posted from The Economic Collapse Blog. Geoff Geoff Comments: The Collapse of the Retail Industry is an economic nightmare for the … Continue reading

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What the Headlines Got Wrong about Retail Sales

What the Headlines Got Wrong about Retail Sales | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2017/10/14/what-the-headlines-got-wrong-about-retail-sales/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Naturally, the devastation of three hurricanes, and other Force Majeure warped retail figures for August-September, yet there was no footnote to … Continue reading

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Amazon is firing on all cylinders to grow its retail presence

Amazon is firing on all cylinders to grow its retail presence https://www.cnbc.com/2017/09/19/amazon-is-firing-on-all-cylinders-to-grow-its-retail-presence.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Amazon will not pause until it owns the retail sector…

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Here Is The Retail “Chart Of Doom”, Now With Toys “R” Us

Here Is The Retail “Chart Of Doom”, Now With Toys “R” Us | Zero Hedge http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-09-19/here-retail-chart-doom-now-toys-r-us Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: $14 Billion in Retail defaults in 2017 and we are only 8 months in? It will only … Continue reading

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