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The rise and fall of big-box stores

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The rise and fall of big-box stores

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Great videos showing how retail and America is changing before our eyes.

Company Man: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQMyhr ... nRg/videos



At its peak, Sears, Roebuck was the largest retailer in the world.
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Kmart Went From Beating Walmart And Target To Bankruptcy


In October 2018, Kmart's parent company, Sears Holdings, filed for bankruptcy. Kmart first filed for bankruptcy in 2002, making this its second time in just 16 years. However, the struggling company used to be the biggest discount retailer of homegoods in the U.S. — even bigger than Target and Walmart.
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February 20, 2016
When Wal-Mart leaves small towns behind - PBS NewsHour
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JgJt4sArUHI

February 10, 2019
Returning to the Town that Walmart Left Behind - PBS NewsHour
https://invidio.us/watch?v=taSfSdr9vMo

March 4, 2020
‘Nobody saw this coming’: Walmart to close its Wadesboro store
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PHZV-z6qGlU

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09-30-20
Walmart’s new store design proves browsing is dead
https://www.fastcompany.com/90557727/wa ... ng-is-dead

Oct 20, 2020
Walmart's Redesigned Airport-Style Stores Will Track Everyone
https://massprivatei.blogspot.com/2020/ ... style.html

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