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by cathandler
September 3rd, 2019, 9:11 pm
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: Is the end near at Sears?
Replies: 42
Views: 6932

Re: Is the end near at Sears?

Things are getting interesting. The sale of Sears HQ may be pending: https://www.forbes.com/sites/warrenshoulberg/2019/09/03/is-this-the-sears-endgame-reported-77-more-stores-closing-hq-being-sold/#f7979594444b If there's any truth to this, the vendor community has to be on the verge of either dema...
by cathandler
September 3rd, 2019, 2:26 pm
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: Is the end near at Sears?
Replies: 42
Views: 6932

Re: Is the end near at Sears?

In the last day or so the media started embracing the 100-store-closure narrative in reporting local impacts. Case in point:
https://bangordailynews.com/2019/09/03/ ... years-end/
by cathandler
August 30th, 2019, 8:48 pm
Forum: Department Store Chains
Topic: Is the end near at Sears?
Replies: 42
Views: 6932

Is the end near at Sears?

The rumor mill is abuzz about massive store closures and a huge RIF at corporate headquarters. A list of 80 Kmart and 14 Sears stores to close by December is circulating online at The Layoff and on social media, and a Forbes article today citing vendors and buyers inside the company states that most...
by cathandler
January 4th, 2019, 11:01 am
Forum: Southeast USA
Topic: Western Supermarkets disbanding, Publix to buy two locations
Replies: 3
Views: 1887

Western Supermarkets disbanding, Publix to buy two locations

Another supermarket institution dies today along with King Kullen as the 70-year-old Birmingham, AL chain calls it quits
https://www.al.com/news/birmingham/2019 ... nding.html