Crazy Cheesy Crust……Doritos Loco Tacos…….Maddening presence on the global front. Yum! Brands ascension these past 16 years has been an intriguing mix of making key moves at the right time and rebounding from scandals. Due to walking that line, the company is holding their own against heavy weights such as McDonald’s (NYSE: MCD) and Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG). However, the Achilles heel of the company is more »
Crazy Cheesy Crust…… Doritos Loco Tacos…….Maddening presence on the global front. There is something utterly intriguing about Yum! (comprised of KFC, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, Yum! China, Yum! Restaurants International and Yum! Restaurants China) and their ascension these past 16 years. They are holding their own against heavy weights such as McDonald’s (NYSE: MCD), a number of people’s guilty pleasure, and Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMGmore »)
Coal came for some companies, while others were able to receive the gifts they wanted. As we begin the New Year, here is a look back at the winners and losers of the 2012 holiday season.
J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP)
In the Coldplay song “Fix You,” the line “When you try your best, but you don’t succeed,” represents the holiday season for this company. Since the store does more »
With a swoosh and a swash Hurricane Sandy not only wreaked havoc on the East Coast, but also on retail stores. In the midst of the aftermath, third quarter sales reports are being released and the holiday season is right around the corner. Retailers have a loaded plate of making sure investors are well-informed, keeping sales afloat after this natural disaster, and ensuring that they are prepared for the holidays more »
Much as shoppers gather their lists and funds together, stores are gearing up for the upcoming holiday season. The season begins with Black Friday, a day that, while filled with wild antics, has seen stores produce some of their best sales. Stores competitively fight to lure customers. To be prepared to win, they need a pre-game plan to strategize.
September proved to be an interesting month for the retail industry more »
Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) is continuously moving ahead of its competition. The legacy that Steve Jobs built has held up and only seems to be growing.The products that the company has created have been innovative and the new products that are unveiling seem to be following that trend. Apple has the highly anticipated iPhone 5 coming out and an iPad mini and iPad 4 soon to follow. Their dominance in more »