This past Saturday the hubby, my eldest daughter and I had stolen sometime to play in the featured mall for last week, First Colony. After indulging in the Pop Fancy treats we had been drooling over in the many visits in preparation of last Thursday's review all week, I found myself fumbling for my camera in a … Continue reading New York & Co Clearing House?
It is no secret, and truly is no joke, the retail trade is going through an unnerving evolution. Slowly the jobs that were once so easily obtainable, and full of limitless opportunity for any average Joe (I'm living proof) may become more and more obscure. The thoughts of it are bone chilling, and I feel … Continue reading Robots, Bodysnatchers & Zombies; Retail Has Become One Cheesy Horror Flick
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 … Continue reading UPDATE! Is There Hope after Bankruptcy for Retailers today?
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 … Continue reading 7 Retailers Transitioning to 2017 in a Tailspin
This week in my return visit to Houston I found my first ThinkGeek brick and mortar. Though old news to some who live in more tourist based cities I was ecstatic to find one in the mall in my old neighborhood I grew up in. Suddenly this retailer which seemed to be a fantasy … Continue reading Think Geek: Coming to a Mall Near You