The Retail Update
Retailers faced another year of successes and challenges in 2019, from booming digital growth to still higher mall vacancy and store closure rates.
Holiday retail sales increased, but performance was mixed with varying implications for retailers across sectors. As we begin 2020 in a late-cycle economy, uncertainty continues to swirl around the economic environment with record household debt, ongoing trade negotiations, and escalating concern over the outbreak of the coronavirus.
Below is a preview of our retail Industry Insights which cover more than a dozen focus areas and provide recovery value trends that draw from our hands-on experience disposing of assets.