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Recent articles by Phil:

Analysts Say Home Depot Investors Needn't Worry About Amazon and Sears

Analysts say Home Depot investors needn't worry about Amazon and Sears → Read More

PepsiCo Names a President but CEO Staying Put for “Foreseeable Future”

PepsiCo chooses a president but CEO says she's not going anywhere → Read More

Kohl’s CEO Says Tech Will Spare His Stores From Retail’s Shakeout

And it might keep him from having to close any stores. → Read More

Sears Closing Another 20 Stores Amid Ongoing Sales Slide

Sears and Kmart closing another 20 stores as sales continue slide → Read More

Target Removing Just Mayo and Other Hampton Creek Products From Shelves

The retailer heard specific allegations about food safety issues. → Read More

Sears Canada Closing 59 Stores as It Seeks Bankruptcy Protection

Sears Canada closing 59 stores as it seeks bankruptcy protection while it tries to get back on track. → Read More

Amazon Launches Subscription Box Service Prime Wardrobe

Amazon launches subscription box service Prime Wardrobe that lets you try before you buy in new threat to department stores. → Read More

UPS Will Charge More for Deliveries During Holiday Season

UPS will charge more for deliveries during holiday season crush → Read More

Saks Fifth Avenue Manhattan Store May Be Better Off As A Hotel, Activist Investor Says

Hudson's Bay facing investor pressure to go private or sell off stores → Read More

The Death of Retail Is Greatly Exaggerated

The retail industry took a dive on this year’s Fortune 500 list, but its vitals are still strong. → Read More

Walmart Recruits Its Store Workers to Make Deliveries on Their Drive Home

Walmart is using store workers to delivery online orders to homes in a new salvo in its e-commerce war with Amazon. → Read More

Major Wall Street Firm Expects 25% of U.S. Malls to Close by 2022

A Wall Street firm expects up to 25% of U.S. malls to close by 2022 → Read More

Michael Kors Closing Up to 125 Stores As Sales Plummet

Michael Kors is closing 125 stores, or about 20% of its fleet as sales collapse following an aggressive expansion. → Read More

Payless Shoe Is Likely to Close Another 408 Stores

Payless Shoe is likely to close another 408 stores as it struggles to get a deal from landlords → Read More

Luxury Spending Will Return to Growth This Year, Says Bain & Co

Luxury spending will return to growth this year, says Bain & Co, helped by Chinese tourism and a comeback in Europe. → Read More

Abercrombie & Fitch Continues to Collapse but Hollister Is Booming

Abercrombie & Fitch continues to collapse but Hollister is booming → Read More

Best Buy Stock: BBY shares jump 15% after Nintendo Switch boosts sales

Best Buy shares jump 15% after Nintendo's Switch boosts sales → Read More

Sears reported another quarter of dramatic sales declines

Sears reported another quarter of dramatic sales declines but still eked out a profit thanks to cost cutting. → Read More

Barnes & Noble’s New CEO Gives A Full-Throated Defense of Physical Stores

Barnes & Noble CEO Demos Parneros defends brick-and-mortar retailing and says he has no plans to shrink the store fleet. → Read More

Coach Thinks Outside the Bag

Bold new designs and an acquisition-minded CEO are helping Coach make a remarkable recovery. → Read More