retail

Retailers consider possibility of windowless storefronts in the future

Will windowless storefronts be a thing of the future? The possibility of that happening, particularly in urban settings, are being considered by retailers to help protect against looters.
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Mall Owners Working Deal to Save J.C. Penney From Bankruptcy

Mall owners Simon Property Group and Brookfield Property Partners are closing in on a deal that would buy J.C. Penney, and save the retail chain from bankruptcy.
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Up to 25,000 Retail Stores May Permanently Close in 2020

While stay-at-home orders are being lifted and stores are starting to reopen, it may be too late to save a number of brick-and-mortar shops. As many as 25,000 retail stores across the country could permanently shutter by the end of the year.
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Luxury Retailer Neiman Marcus Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Neiman Marcus stores officially filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection today in a Houston court. The Dallas-based luxury retailer has fallen on hard times, which has been made worse by the coronavirus outbreak. Read more.
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Goodbye Coach Brand, Hello Tapestry?

The Coach Company of New York, a designer primarily known for luxury bags and other leather goods, will be getting a new name next month.
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How Does the Toys 'R' Us Bankruptcy Affect Shoppers?

The nation’s largest toy retailer, Toys ‘R’ Us , filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in a federal court yesterday. The company, which like many brick and mortar stores, has fallen victim to online shopping. The company is said to be looking to restructure about $5 billion in debt. So how...
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Mother's Day Freebies - Restaurants, Shopping & More

Mother's Day is Sunday (May 14) so you are probably are preparing to celebrate a special mom in your life this weekend. There's nothing much a mom loves more than a good deal, though, right? Here's a list of restaurants and retailers that are offering freebies for the big day: Flowers & More:...
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10 Tax Day Freebies & Discounts That Are Worth Checking Out

It is Tax Day. Hopefully, you’re celebrating by receiving a nice refund check from the IRS. Unfortunately, many of us won't be lucky enough to receive a check today. So there will be a lot of sadness as we mail our payments off to the IRS tonight. Nothing like waiting until the last minute, right?...
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