Thursday, August 22, 2019

Retail earnings show big box, off-price brands are winning while mall stores struggle

The Dallas Morning News
The divide between retail winners and losers is widening.

That became even more evident Wednesday with the latest batch of earnings reports: Big-box stores and off-price retailers have been responding faster to shoppers' increasing shift online with expanded deliveries and better merchandise. But many mall-based clothing chains and department stores continue to suffer weak sales as they struggle to lure shoppers.. . . more