Amazon Isn’t to Blame for Retail Sector’s Troubles. The Shrinking Middle Class Is.

Posted on | Sept 6, 2018 Written by Yaromir Steiner View Original Article Here   Despite an economy that has enjoyed almost uninterrupted positive growth since the deep recession of the late 2000s, those who work in and around retail will be quick to tell you that it isn’t all milk and honey for the … [Read more...]

Brick and Mortar Retail Isn’t Dead | Retailers Filling Toys ‘R’ Us Vacancies

Posted on | July 8, 2018 Written by Andria Chang View Original Article Here     Toys “R” Us, which closed the last batch of its U.S. stores just over a week ago, has left behind not only nostalgia but also hundreds of empty stores across the country. Still, if you thought this paints a gloomy picture of … [Read more...]

Dicks Sporting Goods Announces Grand Opening of Four New Stores in May

Posted on | May 7, 2018 View Original Article     PITTSBURGH, May 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening four new DICK'S Sporting Goods stores in May.   Grand Opening weekend … [Read more...]

OReilly Auto Parts Stock Jump

Published on Yahoo! Finance | April 26, 2018 | By Zacks Equity Research View Original Article Here     O’Reilly Automotive Inc.’s ORLY earnings per share in first-quarter 2018 jumped around 28% year over year to $3.61. The figure also beat the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $3.59. Notably, the company's shares inched up … [Read more...]

Tax Law’s Impact On Real Estate Industry

Published on | April 5, 2018 | Written by Lisa Brown View Original Article Here     Tax attorney Steve Moskowitz discusses the impact of tax reform on the real estate industry and the most notable changes to real estate taxation that take effect this year.   SAN FRANCISCO—The new tax law promises to … [Read more...]

Why Del Taco is Thriving in Fast Food’s Value War

Published on | March 16, 2018 | Written by Danny Klein View Original Article Here     In the gauntlet that is value-driven marketing in quick service, Del Taco has prospered thanks to its barbell menu strategy. President and chief executive officer John D. Cappasola, Jr. said in a conference call that Del … [Read more...]

Taco Bell Overtakes Burger King as Fourth-Largest US Chain

Featured on | February 21, 2018 View Original Article & Video Here       Sales at Mexican restaurant rose 5 percent, Technomic says Burger King has lost ground to some of its biggest rivals   Lovers of chalupas and crunch wraps have spoken: Taco Bell is now bigger … [Read more...]

Grocery retailer Albertsons to buy drugstore chain Rite Aid

Posted on | February 20, 2018 Written by Tory N. Parrish View Original Article Here     The owner of Safeway and other grocery brands is buying the drugstore chain Rite Aid as retailers continue to plunge deeper into health care and adjust to swiftly changing shopping habits.   Albertsons … [Read more...]

New Tax Laws Likely to Increase High Net Worth Investment in Real Estate

Featured on NREI Online | January 24, 2018 Written by John Egan | View Original Article Here     Legal and tax experts say the law bestows several benefits that make it more appealing for HNW investors to buy properties   For high-net-worth (HNW) investors in commercial real estate, the federal tax … [Read more...]

Five Below crushes earnings | Shows strong momentum heading into holidays

Posted By Chain Store Age on | December 1, 2017 View Original Article Here       Teen and tween fave Five Below blew past Street estimates in its third quarter, delivering better-than-expected top and bottom line for the fifth straight quarter and opening a record number of stores.   Net income … [Read more...]