GameStop Bankruptcy – Coming Soon?

*** Update ***After this article was published, Gamestop’s CFO Robert Lloyd has resigned.  We consider this and other company re-organizations to be a substantial credit negative and are monitoring the situation closely.  Blockbuster Video was once an unstoppable business model.  It became the fabric of the U.S. consumer and an experience many of us would … Read more

Sears Bankrupt – So What?

Sears filed for bankruptcy, and a media frenzy begins.  Another retailer that didn’t keep up with the times, taken over by Amazon and online.  What’s the big deal?  Why is everyone suddenly talking about, Sears? The ‘I told you so’ reflex runs strong.  Think of the friend that predicts an obvious ending to a movie … Read more