Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Hard lessons (thanks, Amazon) breathe new life into retail stores

Boston Business Journal
Malls are being hollowed out. Shops are closing by the thousands. Retailers are going bankrupt.

But it may be too early to declare the death of retail. Americans have started shopping more — in stores.

From the garden section at Walmart to the diamond counters at Tiffany & Co., old-school retailers are experiencing some of their best sales growth in years.. . . more