In the end, like so many category killers, it got killed by smarter, better operators.
It's the end of an era.
Toys R Us reportedly missed a payment to some vendors this week.
The insurgent investor said he didn't know that the Trump administration would impose a 25% tariff on steel imports before he cut his stake in a manufacturing company heavily dependent on steel.
The film studio's board of representatives says it has concluded a $500 million offer 'was illusory,' leaving it with no viable options outside of bankruptcy court.
Sears' loss could be these retailers' gain as a market share vacuum opens up. Look out, Amazon -- bricks and mortar isn't done yet.
The maker of Terra Chips and other organic and vegetarian foods reached a deal with activist Glenn Welling in September that brought on six dissident directors. It is examining a possible sale of its organic and antibiotic-free poultry business.