Investor's Business Daily — January 05, 2009
It's a new year, but the weakest season for holiday retail sales since at least 1970 could worsen still. The ghost of Christmas past haunting store results is returns. The economic pinch "has...
Minneapolis Star Tribune — January 04, 2009
These are sunny days for the merchants of doom. Retailers across the nation may be going bankrupt, closing stores and watching unsold goods pile up, but that spells unprecedented buying — and...
Chain Store Age — January 01, 2009
Retailing has always been a gamble, with inventory management perhaps the consummate game of chance. In times of economic peril, the stakes are even higher. To quote a country-music legend:...