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WHO-TV 13 Des Moines
Sports Authority Bankruptcy Sale Could Close Remaining StoresSports Authority is the latest brick-and-mortar retail giant to fall on hard ti
Sports Authority Bankruptcy Sale Could Close Remaining Stores
WHO-TV 13 Des Moines / Posted 3 hours ago
Sports Authority is the latest brick-and-mortar retail giant to fall on hard times as more shopping moves online. Circuit City went bankrupt in 2008, followed by Borders in 2011. Both eventually closed. RadioShack went bankrupt a year ago,... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Sports Authority bankruptcy sale could close remaining storesSports Authority is the latest brick-and-mortar retail giant to fall on hard ti
Sports Authority bankruptcy sale could close remaining stores
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 3 hours ago
Sports Authority is the latest brick-and-mortar retail giant to fall on hard times as more shopping moves online. Circuit City went bankrupt in 2008, followed by Borders in 2011. Both eventually closed. RadioShack went bankrupt a year ago,... Read more
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The Providence Journal
IndyCar race in Providence? Local officials say rumors are prematurezipping past the State House this Labor Day weekend.Despite reports linking Pro
IndyCar race in Providence? Local officials say rumors are premature
The Providence Journal / Posted 4 hours ago
zipping past the State House this Labor Day weekend.Despite reports linking Providence as a potential stop on the IndyCar circuit, city and state officials say they have not heard any interest from race organizers in Indianapolis. The circuit –... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Sports Authority closing all storesany more.” Sports Authority is just the latest retail giant to fall on hard ti
Sports Authority closing all stores
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
any more.” Sports Authority is just the latest retail giant to fall on hard times as more and more shopping moves online. Circuit City went bankrupt in 2008, followed by Borders in 2011. Both eventually closed. RadioShack went bankrupt a year ago,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?of information has been one of the major tenets of the Internet since we were a
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
of information has been one of the major tenets of the Internet since we were all dialing up with AOL discs we grabbed from Circuit City counters. Now our job for 2016 is to make sure we keep that spread of education going in the financial sector.... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?of information has been one of the major tenets of the Internet since we were a
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
of information has been one of the major tenets of the Internet since we were all dialing up with AOL discs we grabbed from Circuit City counters. Now our job for 2016 is to make sure we keep that spread of education going in the financial sector.... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?of information has been one of the major tenets of the Internet since we were a
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
of information has been one of the major tenets of the Internet since we were all dialing up with AOL discs we grabbed from Circuit City counters. Now our job for 2016 is to make sure we keep that spread of education going in the financial sector.... Read more
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The News-Times
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?of information has been one of the major tenets of the Internet since we were a
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?
The News-Times / Posted 3 days ago
of information has been one of the major tenets of the Internet since we were all dialing up with AOL discs we grabbed from Circuit City counters. Now our job for 2016 is to make sure we keep that spread of education going in the financial sector.... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Escaped robber returns to annals of weird crime / Cops say 'Roofman' lived large in storewhere he was holed up became crowded during the holiday shopping season, he fas
Escaped robber returns to annals of weird crime / Cops say 'Roofman' lived large in store
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
where he was holed up became crowded during the holiday shopping season, he fashioned a secret passageway into an adjoining Circuit City that had been abandoned, Scheimreif said. In a cubicle he built of sheetrock under a stairwell, he painted the... Read more
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FOX Business
How Risky Is SUPERVALU Stock?in senior leadership. Besanko has been at Supervalu since 2013, having come mos
How Risky Is SUPERVALU Stock?
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
in senior leadership. Besanko has been at Supervalu since 2013, having come most recently from OfficeMax and also counting Circuit City and Sears among his past jobs. Smart management will be important as Supervalu assesses major strategic moves.... Read more
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FOX Business
How Risky Is SUPERVALU Stock?in senior leadership. Besanko has been at Supervalu since 2013, having come mos
How Risky Is SUPERVALU Stock?
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
in senior leadership. Besanko has been at Supervalu since 2013, having come most recently from OfficeMax and also counting Circuit City and Sears among his past jobs. Smart management will be important as Supervalu assesses major strategic moves.... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
DENNIS SEID: Another icon of American retailing takes a wrong turnone wants Kmart and Sears to suffer the same fate as TG&Y, K&B, Howard’s, Gibso
DENNIS SEID: Another icon of American retailing takes a wrong turn
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 8 days ago
one wants Kmart and Sears to suffer the same fate as TG&Y, K&B, Howard’s, Gibson’s, Montgomery Ward, D.H. Holmes, Gayfer’s, Circuit City, Blockbuster and KB Toys. But time may be ticking on Sears Holdings, which, like the others on the list, let... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Experts say Kmart properties will spark interest; Sears site more problematicOutlet. But it will still be only 70 percent occupied after that store opens. C
Experts say Kmart properties will spark interest; Sears site more problematic
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
Outlet. But it will still be only 70 percent occupied after that store opens. CB Square still has big empty holes where Circuit City and Bed Bath & Beyond left. Sleiman doesn’t see much hope for a retailer taking over the Sears space. “It... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
PetSmart will make its way to Bloomingtonfriends can rejoice. That's because a PetSmart is making it's way to Bloomingt
PetSmart will make its way to Bloomington
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 10 days ago
friends can rejoice. That's because a PetSmart is making it's way to Bloomington. The store will be located where the old Circuit City was on Empire Street. That entire shopping center is also being re-named "Empire Crossing." It's know now as... Read more
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Mashable
Facebook’s killer Social VR demo puts the real world on noticeof human avatars, but people could buy virtual real estate and shop in virtual
Facebook’s killer Social VR demo puts the real world on notice
Mashable / Posted 18 days ago
of human avatars, but people could buy virtual real estate and shop in virtual stores. Big brands made big bets (remember Circuit City?). It flamed out, big time (Second Life lives, but it has almost zero social media influence). How do we know... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Can traditional grocery stores learn from Amazon before its online assault?grocer. And based on the e-commerce giant's track record of putting competitors
Can traditional grocery stores learn from Amazon before its online assault?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 21 days ago
grocer. And based on the e-commerce giant's track record of putting competitors out of business (ahem, Borders, Circuit City), traditional grocery stores had better hurry up and improve their online offerings, or prepare to meet their... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Is Best Buy Doing Enough With Online Sales?Image source: Best Buy. Remember back in 2009, when Best Buy vanquished Circui
Is Best Buy Doing Enough With Online Sales?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
Image source: Best Buy. Remember back in 2009, when Best Buy vanquished Circuit City? Fast-forward a few years, and Best Buy is now in its own battle for relevancy. As the way the world shops moves toward the Internet and away from physical... Read more
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Island Packet
Once a wallflower, Rock Hill native now a powerful force in SC music scenein Greenville. Expanding the blog was a success, but Stringer still wanted mor
Once a wallflower, Rock Hill native now a powerful force in SC music scene
Island Packet / Posted 27 days ago
in Greenville. Expanding the blog was a success, but Stringer still wanted more. He decided to buy a JVC video camera from Circuit City and began filming acoustic performances around Columbia. “Our first acoustic sessions were in the bathroom at... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
It Looks Like Game Over for GameStop Corp.it can supplant the bulk of its gaming revenue. Mobile phone sales are the dyi
It Looks Like Game Over for GameStop Corp.
San Antonio Express-News / Posted a month ago
it can supplant the bulk of its gaming revenue. Mobile phone sales are the dying gasp of an ailing, failing businesses. Circuit City and RadioShack turned from being specialty electronics retailers into cell phone sellers because it looks like... Read more

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