Passionate, well-respected thought leader with more than 35 years’ experience in the retail and consumer products industries. Leadership including specialty retail management at the store and district levels, plus executive-level experience at multiple consulting firms and retail technology companies.
The situation for department stores is very dire. The outcome of the current economic climate will most likely be the disappearance or major restructuring of many national department store chains. Their precarious finances pre-crisis will make it nearly impossible for them to prosper post-crisis, without major restructuring.3 April 2021