MarketWatch  Jan 13  Comment 
The sun continues to set on the once-formidable anchor-store retailers such as Macy’s and Sears amid a ferocious onslaught by Amazon and other Internet sellers and changing habits of American shoppers.
Clusterstock  Jan 6  Comment 
Count this as another bad sign for brick and mortar stores. In a note to clients January 6, a group of Deutsche Bank analysts led by Paul Trussell wrote that investors view the entire department store sector as "unownable" due to the...
MarketWatch  Jan 6  Comment 
Some consumers have grown tired of year-round promotional sales.
MarketWatch  Jan 6  Comment 
Amazon’s ability to draw sales away from traditional department stores has long been seen in the retail sales report. But it’s also seen in the jobs report.
New York Times  Jan 6  Comment 
Macy’s and Sears have recently announced numerous closings, reflecting a climate in which online and discount retailers have outmaneuvered them.
Yahoo  Jan 6  Comment 
Weak holiday sales by some U.S. department stores have reignited fears that the sector may never recover its growth levels of the past, but some investors are holding out hope for a longer-term recovery. Disappointing sales at Macy's Inc (M.N) and...
BBC News  Jan 5  Comment 
Stocks on Wall Street open lower, with department stores Kohl's and Macy's down sharply as they report weak holiday sales.
TechCrunch  Jan 3  Comment 
 Stitch Fix, Trunk Club, and other subscription e-commerce businesses have made it easier for adults to discover clothing they like without having to trundle through department stores. Users sign up for the services, which survey them about...


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Department stores such as Macy's Inc. (M) and Nordstrom (JWN) sell are retailers that sell a large range of items ranging from apparel and sporting goods to paint and furniture. Over the last 3 decades, department stores in the United States have undergone significant consolidation.

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