Nordstroms Aims To Go Private
E-commerce retailers are squeezing traditional brick-and-mortar stores around the country. More than 30 retailers filed for bankruptcy between January and November 2017. The Nordstrom family is moving forward with efforts to take the retailer private, which would allow Nordstrom to reshape its business and make long-term changes without scrutiny from investors. The company has had difficulties in the past finding the financing needed to go private. It’s unclear whether the holiday sales growth of 2.5 percent will help. Nordstrom stock, recently told the Business Journal going private would allow Nordstrom to escape “retail hell.” CNBC reports the deal stalled because of uncertainty over the future of retail.
Conversations from Shoptalk Europe: Retail Refined meets with Christoffer Sellin from COS
Shoptalk Europe 2023 brought the technologies and channels driving the future of retail into a clear perspective. This year’s annual event from May 9-11 in Barcelona allowed Retail Refined’s Melissa Gonzalez to sit down with key stakeholders making a difference in the market. COS (Collection of Style) is a European fashion brand doing innovative things […]
Why the Merger of the PGA Tour and LIV Golf is Great for Golf
The PGA Tour, LIV Golf, and DP World Tour have announced their merger, putting an end to the conflict that has dominated sports business news for the past 18 months. This merger is expected to bring more financial opportunities, increased accessibility for fans, and a variety of golf events. It is seen as a […]
SmartSky Networks | Accessing the Cloud in the Clouds, Are We There Yet?
Within the world of business aviation, accessing the cloud in the clouds, Are We There Yet? To answer this question, Host Grant Harrell looks to SmartSky Networks, an industry-leading organization that has established a next-generation air-to-ground (ATG) network that provides an unmatched connected experience inflight for both cabin and crew. SmartSky Networks’ patented beam-forming […]