Category Archives: Brick-and-Mortar Retailers

E-Commerce Does it Again: The Stores that Got Pummeled

E-Commerce Does it Again: The Stores that Got Pummeled | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/08/17/despite-strong-retail-sales-brick-mortar-meltdown-pummels-these-stores-the-most-e-commerce/ Re-posted from Wolf street. Geoff Geoff Comments: No relief for bricks & mortar retailers…

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Retail Collapse: Here Are 2018’s 57 Biggest Store Closings

Retail Collapse: Here Are 2018’s 57 Biggest Store Closings | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-08-10/retail-collapse-here-are-2018s-57-biggest-store-closings Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: 3000 stores in just 6 months…

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Aldi overhauls stores to compete with Walmart and Kroger

Aldi overhauls stores to compete with Walmart and Kroger – Business Insider https://www.businessinsider.com/aldi-overhauls-stores-to-compete-with-walmart-and-kroger-2018-8?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=referral&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+businessinsider+(Business+Insider)&utm_content=FeedBurner+user+view Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff Geoff Comments: Aldi is building muscle to take on the bricks & mortar retailers of the world…

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Under Fire, Biggest Brick & Mortar Retailers in Europe Seek Refuge in Cartel Economics

Under Fire, Biggest Brick & Mortar Retailers in Europe Seek Refuge in Cartel Economics  | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/07/18/under-fire-biggest-brick-mortar-retailers-in-europe-seek-refuge-in-cartel-economics/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: At least the EU bricks & mortar retailers had the sense to band together for … Continue reading

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Here’s Why Vacant Stores, Zombie Malls Are Much Bigger than Mall Vacancy Rates Indicate

Here’s Why Vacant Stores, Zombie Malls Are Much Bigger than Mall Vacancy Rates Indicate | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/07/03/why-vacant-stores-zombie-malls-are-much-bigger-than-mall-vacancy-rates-indicate/ Re-posted from wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Its always a big challenge when worse news follows bad news…

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Retail Rents Plunge 20% Across Manhattan

Retail Rents Plunge 20% Across Manhattan | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-04-26/retail-rents-plunge-20-across-manhattan Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Furthering the demise of the bricks & mortar retailers…

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PetSmart Bonds Sink As Most Expensive LBO In Retail History Hurtles Toward Bankruptcy

PetSmart Bonds Sink As Most Expensive LBO In Retail History Hurtles Toward Bankruptcy | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-04-25/petsmart-bonds-sink-most-expensive-lbo-retail-history-hurtles-toward-bankruptcy Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Amazing how all the big leveraged buy-out results are all cratering…

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Another Big Retailer Gets Liquidated

Another Big Retailer Gets Liquidated | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/04/18/another-big-retailer-gets-liquidated-bon-ton-stores/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Bricks & Mortar retailers are dropping like flies, nationwide…

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The Death Of Retail Real Estate Continues: 77MM Sq.Ft Of Shopping Space Closed In 2018 Already

The Death Of Retail Real Estate Continues: 77MM Sq.Ft Of Shopping Space Closed In 2018 Already | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-04-17/death-retail-real-estate-continues-77mm-sqft-shopping-space-closed-2018-already Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: It just keeps getting worse… Do not expect a recovery…

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As Malls Get Crushed, Commercial Real Estate Prices Fall to Lowest in Nearly Two Years

As Malls Get Crushed, Commercial Real Estate Prices Fall to Lowest in Nearly Two Years | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/04/13/as-malls-get-crushed-commercial-real-estate-prices-fall-to-lowest-in-nearly-two-years/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: This has been expected for some time and it will get much worse…

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