- Posted by blonde on January 15th, 2014 at 7:21 pm
So… First things first…
Happy New Year, Bunnies!!!!
Now put down the noisemakers and champagne, because there’s not a whole lot else to celebrate. Same store sales… dismal at best. Sears is circling the drain. Target is all confused. Up is down. Day is night! Cats and dogs living together! Mass hysteria!!!
I discussed with the lovely and talented Carol Massar on Bloomberg radio.
You’ll notice that there is a reference to pictures taken in Sears by Brian Sozzi, chief equities strategist at Belus Capital Advisors. Check them out here.
So… then what’s the deal with “brick & mortar” stores? Are we seeing the last gasps of a dying breed? I talk with another fave blonde, Gerri Willis, on FBN.
Talented’s Take: It’s Not Getting Better
Posted by blonde on December 18th, 2013 at 11:37 pm
One of the fun things about being me is that I get to do a lot of media. And it’s great… I hop on Fox Business, […]
A Taste of Talented Blonde’s 2013 Holiday Predictions
Posted by blonde on December 9th, 2013 at 12:18 pm
Here’s a quick little hit for you. A look into my crystal ball as we continue into this Christmas Holiday Shopping season…
The 2013 Talented Blonde Holiday Tour!
Posted by blonde on December 3rd, 2013 at 12:09 pm
Your Talented Blonde has been a very busy girl over the past week! Imus in the Morning (Fox Business ) — See below The Mike […]
Blurred Lines: My Black Friday 2013 Preview
Posted by blonde on November 26th, 2013 at 10:33 am
If the nascent openings on Thanksgiving Day from Macy’s, Walmart, Kmart and the like are any indication, retailers are desperate. With the decline in personal […]
Black Friday 2013 Preview: 50 Shades of Gray
Posted by blonde on November 25th, 2013 at 2:57 pm
And not the good kind. Now I can go into a whole diatribe about how the consumer is the wide-eyed and naive Anastasia Steele and […]
Talented on The Willis Report: Hey! Malls! Give me SOMETHING!
Posted by blonde on November 21st, 2013 at 1:00 pm
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! For me that means Black Friday, when all of the stores make the drones (in this case […]
I’m Such a Tease…& It’s Worse Than You Think!
Posted by blonde on November 15th, 2013 at 7:11 pm
Al Jazeera America Gets Talented on Jobs
Posted by blonde on November 15th, 2013 at 12:26 pm
This is just a quick post to share some love. So I spent a little time with Al Jazeera America (I know… I know) to discuss retail […]
CNN Money Gets Talented… Squeezing the Middle Class
Posted by blonde on November 5th, 2013 at 3:02 pm
So… You’ve heard me say it over and over and over again. The Middle Class is vanishing and It’s Worse Than You Think! Go ahead, […]
Kristin Bentz is a former Wall Street retail analyst. She served as the product manager for consumer equities at Lehman Brothers. More »
- Circling the Drain…
- Talented’s Take: It’s Not Getting Better
- A Taste of Talented Blonde’s 2013 Holiday Predictions
- The 2013 Talented Blonde Holiday Tour!
- Blurred Lines: My Black Friday 2013 Preview
- Black Friday 2013 Preview: 50 Shades of Gray
- Talented on The Willis Report: Hey! Malls! Give me SOMETHING!
- I’m Such a Tease…& It’s Worse Than You Think!
- Al Jazeera America Gets Talented on Jobs
- CNN Money Gets Talented… Squeezing the Middle Class