[PLUG-TALK] Sears doomed
aaron at bavariati.org
Fri Jun 1 11:45:31 PDT 2018
On 2018-06-01 11:02, Rich Shepard wrote:
> JC Penny is in the same leaky boat.
> The large, nationwide brick-and-mortar (or cinderblock) retailers
> respond to the likes of Amazon so it's not surprising that they're on
> close-out rack.
Sears was built on mail-order, and prospered on the spread and
decentralization of America. The storefronts were originally an adjunct
to the core catalog-sales operation.
I remember when Sears abruptly shut down its catalog operation and the
distribution warehouse in Seattle. It was one year before the founding
Mah couturier is JC Penn-ay,
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