If you have yet to hear, there is a new Forever 21 in town. Yes that's right. The retailer that was reported struggling to pay their bills just a year ago is now opening 40 more locations of their new store prototype, F21 Red. This should put the grand total in the end somewhere around 70. … Continue reading XXI Forever- Fast Fashion Just Got Cheaper
It was my first week on the job as we all stood around the hideous old fixture building bamboo arrangements out of the mugs we had snatched from the clearance table. We were to fill the mugs with river pebbles, place in 3, 5, or 7 bamboo stalks, and then tie them with raffia to … Continue reading Wal-Mart- What’s Wrong With Retail
While the rest of the retail world is faltering to online sales, Victoria Secret's challenge is the ever trending bralette. For those of us not up in the know, the bralette is a casual bra that can be seen as a shirt or bra. “With a garment like a bralette, which is made essentially like … Continue reading Victoria’s Secret: Dropping Their Panties
Perhaps you remember the days when Urban Outfitters was not so outrageously expensive? When they were the place to shop because they had the newest and coolest at an affordable price? Then one day they evolved and their price point evolved with them. The demand for their funky hipster styles gave them the freedom to … Continue reading Urban Outfitters: What Is The Shopping Experience?
The Overall Concept Summary Target is no stranger to the retail struggle as they have experienced a decline in sales since the first quarter of 2015. And when facing deficits for three quarters straight, long term believers need to hear solutions. So at Shoptalk they announced their plans for a full new fresh store … Continue reading Targets New Concept: The Myths, The Facts, and My Opinions