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December 11, 2019       At a recent investor conference, Dick’s Sporting Goods’ management commented that it plans to open 10 to 20 stores and close five to 10 stores annually (click here to request the latest list). Management also confirmed that i ... Read more
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December 5, 2019 2019 Holiday Preview Report AggData has released the 2019 Holiday Preview to its Premium Subscribers. This detailed report outlines: Expectations for the holiday shopping season based on changes in consumer preferences Black Friday Weekend - A gift for digital ... Read more
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November 27, 2019         On November 25, A.C. Moore announced plans to exit its retail operations, saying it retained the services of Gordon Brothers to close the chain (click here to request a list of closings). In connection with the move, the Compan ... Read more
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November 20, 2019         Last week, Amazon opened an “Amazon 4-star” in Oakbrook. IL. It is the seventh Amazon 4-star to open nationwide and follows an opening in Frisco, TX earlier this month. Three more are expected in coming months in Co ... Read more
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November 13, 2019     Camping World reported mostly poor operating results for its third quarter, including a 5% drop in comps and a 33.5% decline in EBITDA. Total sales grew 6% to $1.39 billion, as the Company added more RV locations, largely through acquisitions and ... Read more
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November 6, 2019       On October 9, it was reported that certain assets and liabilities of Olympia Sports Center, Inc., were acquired by Jackrabbit, an omni-channel retailer of athletic footwear, apparel, and accessories. JackRabbit is owned by affiliates of p ... Read more
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October 30, 2019           On October 23, it was reported that Transform Holdco (New Sears) borrowed an additional $150.0 million to fund operating losses. The lenders include Edward Lampert, chairman of ESL Investments, ... Read more
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October 23, 2019     On Monday, Destination Maternity Corporation, DIP filed a voluntary Chapter 11 petition in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in the District of Delaware. Reports state that the Company is trying to find a buyer in bankruptcy, but if it cannot, it will like ... Read more
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October 16, 2019   Yesterday, Hamilton Beach Brands Holding Company announced the wind down of the retail operations of its subsidiary, The Kitchen Collection, LLC (KC), and the closure of all of its 160 stores by the end of 2019 (click here to request a list); liquidation sal ... Read more
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October 9, 2019     According to sources, Topgolf International Inc. is in talks with investment banks for an IPO planned for next year. Topgolf is looking to raise capital to support new venue growth in the U.S. and international markets. The Company operates 52 U.S. ... Read more
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