Category Archives: Brick-and-Mortar Retailers

E-commerce v. Brick-and-Mortar in Q4

E-commerce v. Brick-and-Mortar in Q4 | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/02/16/online-retail-soars-at-fastest-rate-in-years/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Look behind the curtain to see the truth…

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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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The Brick-and-Mortar-Retail Meltdown in January

The Brick-and-Mortar-Retail Meltdown in January | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/02/01/the-brick-and-mortar-retail-meltdown-in-january/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: The demise of Bricks & Mortar Retailers continues unabated…

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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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The Private Equity Firms at the Core of Brick & Mortar Retail Bankruptcies

The Private Equity Firms at the Core of Brick & Mortar Retail Bankruptcies | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/01/22/the-private-equity-firms-at-the-core-of-brick-mortar-retail-bankruptcies/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: We knew there was a culprit industry behind the Bricks & Mortar retailers falling like dominoes…

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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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“Anticipating Death Spirals”: Here’s Why Shopping Malls Are In Worse Shape Than You Think

“Anticipating Death Spirals”: Here’s Why Shopping Malls Are In Worse Shape Than You Think | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-01-08/anticipating-death-spirals-heres-why-shopping-malls-are-worse-shape-you-think Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: No question, Malls are near the end of life support…

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Sears is closing over 100 more stores

Sears is closing over 100 more stores  https://www.cnbc.com/2018/01/04/sears-is-closing-more-than-100-more-stores.html Re-posted from CNBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: Sears Holding continues in its inevitable death spiral…

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Macy’s Announces 5,000 Job Cuts, Closure Of 7 More Stores; Stock Tumbles

Macy’s Announces 5,000 Job Cuts, Closure Of 7 More Stores; Stock Tumbles | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-01-04/macys-announces-5000-job-cuts-closure-7-more-stores-stock-tumbles Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Even a great holiday season cannot save the Bricks & Mortar retailers… They are going down…

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Brick & Mortar Meltdown Reaches Movie Theaters

Brick & Mortar Meltdown Reaches Movie Theaters | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/01/03/movie-theater-ticket-sales-2017-lowest-since-1995/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Hollywood, along with other Bricks & Mortar dependent enterprises, are beginning to panic…

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