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by SamSpade
April 10th, 2019, 9:40 am
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: Lord and Taylor's New Logo and Tag Line
Replies: 5
Views: 330

Re: Lord and Taylor's New Logo and Tag Line

It's interesting to see the comments about the website. They have paired up with Walmart.com but are not one of the Walmart owned brands like some of these other "fancy" things (ie. Bonobos). I don't like the new logo, the script always said "upscale" to me although I also have never lived near or b...
by SamSpade
April 8th, 2019, 11:14 pm
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: Shopko to liquidate
Replies: 9
Views: 711

Re: Shopko to liquidate

Shopko Foundation makes its final donations:
https://youtu.be/tMvI9rCnS_0https://youtu.be/tMvI9rCnS_0
by SamSpade
April 3rd, 2019, 7:31 pm
Forum: Northwest, Rockies, & Alaska USA
Topic: Market of Choice to close one location
Replies: 1
Views: 269

Market of Choice to close one location

This store is not like the others, part of the citation for the closure.
https://portlandtribune.com/scc/103-new ... -mid-april
by SamSpade
March 27th, 2019, 11:59 am
Forum: Northwest, Rockies, & Alaska USA
Topic: Lucky Grand Opening
Replies: 21
Views: 4161

Re: Lucky Grand Opening

storewanderer wrote:
January 13th, 2019, 8:18 pm
Tooele Albertsons is currently being remodeled and converted to the Lucky banner.

Interesting decision. I don't think we will be seeing the Albertsons banner return to the SLC Market.
Tooele's remodel is complete and the grand opening "celebration" is going on for the next month.
by SamSpade
March 25th, 2019, 11:37 pm
Forum: Drugstore Chains
Topic: Bartell having to pay for off-duty police, losing money in downtown Seattle
Replies: 6
Views: 494

Bartell having to pay for off-duty police, losing money in downtown Seattle

Apparently Bartell hired a new CEO relatively recently (hard to know much on this company as they are not public). She came from San Francisco and says that community issues are worse in downtown Seattle. Bartell Drugs says it will not open any more stores in downtown Seattle after violent assaults ...
by SamSpade
March 25th, 2019, 10:07 pm
Forum: Specialty Retail Chains
Topic: Radio Shack reopening physical stores
Replies: 2
Views: 302

Radio Shack reopening physical stores

Apparently as a franchise this time:
Radio Shack Returns to Idaho Falls
by SamSpade
March 25th, 2019, 10:57 am
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: Sears Fears: The Final Days of Sears & Kmart, 2019
Replies: 42
Views: 4690

Re: Sears Fears: The Final Days of Sears & Kmart, 2019

I agree, great article. If you don't have a WSJ subscription (at the moment I do not...) you may be able to access this from the resources of your local library card. This quote speaks volumes about the present state of America. Eddie believed he knew more than anybody else. I had a conversation wit...
by SamSpade
March 22nd, 2019, 10:04 am
Forum: Mid-Atlantic USA
Topic: Crucial times for Shoppers
Replies: 108
Views: 27320

Re: Crucial times for Shoppers

Isn't Hornbacher's still out there too? Or did I forget news of them selling it?