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Breaking News

J.C. Penney's latest in-store partner is...
Jan. 17, 2017

Sears Clings to Catalog Thinking in an Online World
Jan. 17, 2017

Sears Holdings Buys Itself Another Year
Jan. 17, 2017

Sears Holdings CEO Has Put Up $1 Billion Of His Money Over The Past Two Years In An Effort To Keep Company Afloat
Jan. 16, 2017

These 3 Deals Show Just How Desperate Sears Holdings Is
Jan. 14, 2017

Sears is 'one sick puppy,' and there may be no remedy
Jan. 14, 2017

Retail Sales Figures Bear Out America's Online Shopping Shift
Jan. 14, 2017

Survey: Shopping in stores a 'chore' for many consumers
Jan. 13, 2017

Importance Of Knowing Your Investment Boundaries (Sears Mini-Case Study)
Jan. 13, 2017

Is It Time To Short Sears?
Jan. 12, 2017

Amazon to create more than 100,000 full-time jobs in the next 18 months
Jan. 12, 2017

Teen apparel retailer reopens 500-plus stores
Jan. 11, 2017

J.C. Penney anticipating store closures, but emphasizes importance of brick and mortar
Jan. 11, 2017

Chain's Demise Is a Sign of the Times
Jan. 11, 2017

Is Sears CEO Lampert's lifeboat in danger of sinking, too?
Jan. 11, 2017

Inside Sears' death spiral: How an iconic American brand has been driven to the edge of bankruptcy
Jan. 8, 2017

After a harrowing holiday season, struggling department stores reach a 'tipping point'
Jan. 7, 2017

Top Baby-Boomer Shopping Habits Retailers Can't Afford to Ignore
Jan. 6, 2017

Department stores become endangered as Sears, Macy's struggle - Is the core business viable?
Jan. 6, 2017

'We have fallen short': More losses for Sears
Jan. 5, 2017

Lampert's latest bid to prop up Sears: Sell Craftsman
Jan. 5, 2017

Are Malls Secretly Hoping Sears Holdings Goes Bankrupt?
Jan. 4, 2017

Warren Buffett predicted the fall of Eddie Lampert and Sears over 10 years ago
Jan. 2, 2017

How Bad Is Sears Holdings' Debt Problem?
Dec. 30, 2016

Sears lines up more credit from its CEO
Dec. 29, 2016

Charleston Town Center anchor Sears to close
Dec. 28, 2016

Why Sears hasn't survived so far vs. Amazon, but JCPenney has
Dec. 26, 2016

After 20 Straight Quarterly Losses, Sears Holdings Is All but Dead
Dec. 23, 2016

J.C. Penney test deeper dive into appliances
Dec. 22, 2016

The first retail bankruptcy of 2017 could be...
Dec. 21, 2016

Retailers and their customers benefit from a robust enterprise network
Dec. 21, 2016

Five Reasons Social Retailing Will Explode in 2017
Dec. 20, 2016

Sears Holdings Corp Surges to All-Time Low, Is Now Worst Performer
Dec. 20, 2016

Sears Transformed America. It Deserves to Die With Dignity.
Dec. 16, 2016

How Amazon's Transportation Plans Could Impact Retailers
Dec. 15, 2016

Sears' N.C. call center closure results in 325 layoffs
Dec. 15, 2016

Sears and me: A debt that's impossible to repay
Dec. 14, 2016

Sears -- The Demise Of A Battleship
Dec. 12, 2016

Dec. 10, 2016 removes certain products with Hindu deity image
Dec. 10, 2016

Sears Holdings' Survival Plan Involves Closures, Layoffs, Selling Brands
Dec. 9, 2016

Things getting worse at Sears as Q3 loss widens on sliding sales
Dec. 8, 2016

Commentary: Sears like Titanic, 'looks set to sink'
Dec. 8, 2016

Sears: After $750M Quarterly Loss, The Longest Unofficial Liquidation Sale In History Continues
Dec. 8, 2016

Lowe's looks to evolve with customer
Dec. 7, 2016

Investors just got another sign that Sears is doomed
Dec. 6, 2016

How Macy's and Sears may invite other retailers to take their spaces
Dec. 4, 2016

Sears is on the brink of catastrophe as stores closures loom and top execs flee the company
Dec. 3, 2016

Eddie Lampert proposes to buy further stake in Sears Hometown
Dec. 2, 2016

Mnuchin, Tapped for Treasury Secretary, Leaves CIT and Sears Boards
Dec. 2, 2016

Sears' service department is in shambles, customers claim
Nov. 29, 2016

Meet the folks killing brick and mortar
Nov. 26, 2016

Amazon's price advantage narrows in key holiday category
Nov. 23, 2016

Study: Middle-market retailers optimistic — especially about digital sales
Nov. 22, 2016

For Sears, Holidays Are Last Chance to Stay Intact
Nov. 22, 2016

Walmart Q3 earnings top forecasts but sales lag; online accelerates
Nov. 17, 2016

Innovative store platform allows Macerich malls to host hard-to-find and new retailers
Nov. 16, 2016

Off-price giant soars in Q3; raises outlook
Nov. 15, 2016

Activehours and Sears Holdings Bring On-Demand Pay to Shop Your Way® Members, and Sears and Kmart Associates
Nov. 14, 2016

Department store names soar on post-election good cheer
Nov. 14, 2016

J.C. Penney sales slide in Q3; cuts annual forecast
Nov. 11, 2016

The Dam Is About to Burst for Sears Holdings
Nov. 11, 2016

Holiday sales should increase, but profits will stay flat
Nov. 11, 2016

Commentary: J.C. Penney turnaround still on track despite weak Q3
Nov. 11, 2016

Don't get too excited about that Macy's real estate deal
Nov. 11, 2016

New York & Co. names Sears, Ann Taylor vet to head up marketing and online
Nov. 8, 2016

1 Big Difference Between Sears and Macy's, Inc.
Nov. 6, 2016

Sears' Edward Lampert Is the Most Hated CEO in America
Nov. 6, 2016

'Down-ballot' issues that could impact retailers and other businesses
Nov. 3, 2016

Is Sears Hometown Worth More Dead Than Alive?
Nov. 2, 2016

Sears in Oak Brook, elsewhere to be downsized
Nov. 2, 2016

Sears executive jumps ship for party supplies specialty retailer
Nov. 2, 2016

Black Friday's Secret: Same Deals Each Year
Nov. 2, 2016

Macy's unloads five stores
Nov. 1, 2016

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Winter 2017 Issue of Straight Talk

Upcoming NARSE Meetings

2017 Meetings
No January Meeting
February 10
March 10
April 14
May 12
June 9
July 14
No August Meeting
September 15
October 13
November 10
December 15

All members are welcome to attend.

Please call 
Ron Olbrysh at

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