Exclusives & Analysis

Dec 14, 2011
By Kenneth Gruskin, Gruskin Group
By Kenneth Gruskin, kgruskin@gruskingroup.com Today, fickle and demanding...
Dec 12, 2011
By Greg Hammermaster, president, Sage Payment Solutions
By Greg Hammermaster, Sage Payment Solutions
Dec 07, 2011
By Tom Mullaney, Huntley, Mullaney, Spargo & Sullivan, Inc.
By Tom Mullaney, tmullaney@hmsinc.net
Dec 06, 2011
From charming boutiques to sleek global flagships, the New York retail...
Dec 05, 2011
By Selena Linde and Michael Sharkey, Perkins Coie LLP
By Selena Linde and Michael Sharkey
Dec 01, 2011
By Bill Dundas, Director of Technical & Regulatory Affairs...
By Bill Dundas, International Sign Association
Nov 29, 2011
By Julie S. Lucht, Perkins Coie LLP
By Julie S. Lucht, JLucht@perkinscoie.com

Expert Opinion

‘The King Kong of Jewelry’: Signet-Zales deal creates a conundrum for retailers and malls

By Michael Lebowitz, director of jewelry, White Pine Jewelry Solutions

Signet Jewelers’ $1.4 billion deal to acquire 90-year-old jewelry mainstay Zales made big headlines back in February. But reporters, analysts and investors were not the only ones paying attention to the pending purchase — as soon as they heard the news, mall managers and mall-based jewelers knew the King Kong of retail jewelry had just been born. More ....


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