Retail is facing a possible wave of bankruptcies – here’s why

Revlon makeup products are on display at a CVS store in Sausalito, California on August 9, 2018. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images The retail industry is facing a potential wave of bankruptcies after months of slowing restructuring activity. Experts say there could be a surge in distressed retailers from the end of this year as … Read more

Retail is facing a possible wave of bankruptcies – here’s why

Revlon makeup products are on display at a CVS store in Sausalito, California on August 9, 2018. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images The retail industry is facing a potential wave of bankruptcies after months of slowing restructuring activity. Experts say there could be a surge in distressed retailers from the end of this year as … Read more

Fears of inflation and recession are putting some sectors under more pressure than others

A woman pushes a shopping cart through the grocery aisle at Target in Annapolis, Maryland May 16, 2022 as Americans brace for summer sticker shock as inflation continues to mount. Jim Watson | AFP | Getty Images People still seem willing to travel, go to the movies and have a drink or two, even as … Read more

Fears of inflation and recession are putting some sectors under more pressure than others

A woman pushes a shopping cart through the grocery aisle at Target in Annapolis, Maryland May 16, 2022 as Americans brace for summer sticker shock as inflation continues to rise. Jim Watson | AFP | Getty Images People still seem willing to travel, go to the movies and have a drink or two, even as … Read more

‘Losing My Mind’: Bonobos Founder Who Transformed Walmart Opens Up About Mental Health Issues

Burn Rate: Start a startup and lose your mind Andy Dunn’s startup Bonobos has been courted for a takeover by retail giant Walmart. It was an exciting process, but the co-founder and former CEO of the online menswear brand knew it was time to reveal the secret: he had bipolar disorder. In his new book, … Read more

Here’s why the owner of Vitamin Shoppe wants to buy Kohl’s — and what might happen next

Shoppers enter a Kohl’s store in Peoria, Illinois. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images A little-known conglomerate of businesses including The Vitamin Shoppe, Pet Supplies Plus and a home chain called Buddy’s is suddenly the talk of retail. The Franchise Group, a public company with a market capitalization of approximately $1.6 billion, has entered … Read more

Here’s why the owner of Vitamin Shoppe wants to buy Kohl’s — and what might happen next

Shoppers enter a Kohl’s store in Peoria, Illinois. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images A little-known conglomerate of businesses, including The Vitamin Shoppe, Pet Supplies Plus and a home chain called Buddy’s, is suddenly the talk of retail. The Franchise Group, a public company with a market capitalization of approximately $1.6 billion, has entered … Read more