Gymboree Considers Closing Half Its Stores

| Daniela Forte

Gymboree could be closing half of its 900 stores a year after emerging from bankruptcy, when it was one of the few retailers managing to escape liquidation in that scenario as ecommerce continues to eat away at brick-and-mortar chains.

Toys R Us, Geoffrey Looking to Come Back Again

| Mike O'Brien

Toys R Us, the on-again, off-again toy retailer, is looking for another reboot, less than four months after closing its remaining stores, according to investors that acquired its assets out of bankruptcy court.

Brookstone Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

| Daniela Forte

Brookstone is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and announced it would be closing 101 mall locations, claiming declining mall traffic as the culprit. Here is what CEO Piau Phang Foo had to say about the decision and the continuing operation of the business in other channels.

Toys R Us to Close All U.S. Stores

| Daniela Forte

Toys R Us announced it is closing or selling all of its more than 800 stores across the U.S. CNBC reported that the company is working out a plan to save at least 200 stores from going dark if it can find a buyer. Here is what caused the demise of yet another big-box retailer.

Nine West Could File for Bankruptcy

| Daniela Forte

Nine West Holdings Inc. and its creditors are looking to close on a deal and restructure almost $1.5 billion in debt that would include filing for bankruptcy and selling off parts of the company, Bloomberg reported.

Toys “R” Us Inc. Reports Disappointing Third Quarter

| Daniela Forte

Toys “R” Us Inc., reported a not so stellar third quarter. Net sales were $2.018 million, a decrease of $89 million compared to 2016. Here is what the CEO Davide Brandon had to say about the third quarter and what the company plans as it moves ahead.