UPDATE! Is There Hope after Bankruptcy for Retailers today?

While walking along the Opry Mills Mall this weekend I stopped a moment to snap a quick pic of one of the many stealthily closing The Limited locations.  I had heard rumors and cries of bankruptcy over the past month and now here I stood witnessing those urgent red posters screaming with despair hanging like a… Read More

7 Retailers Transitioning to 2017 in a Tailspin

It’s cutting season, the time of year that retailers begin to really start cutting back on underperforming stores,but this year there is far more going on then just poor store management behind these store closures. Below is a chart of store closures that have been announced so far happening in 2017, though time can change, here… Read More

My Part in Aeropostale’s Fall

Below is an article I wrote a year and a half ago (March 25, 2015) on the crumbling foundations of teen retailers, with a focus on Aeropostale.   This past week as I visited four malls in Houston, TX I felt repercussions of their struggles.  Although in reality only a little over a quarter of their… Read More