So the other day Sarah Deien and I were discussing downloading the Y101 skill to your "Alexa"-enabled device so you can listen to Y101 all the time!It got me to wondering why they chose the name "Alexa".
Last week it was announced that Toys R Us was going to be closing the rest of their locations in the very near future. They were, to my knowledge, the last of the traditional toy store chains. But it looks like a blast from our past is aiming to change that.
Following the announcement that the popular Claire's chain was filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday, the company announced that it would be closing 92 stores nationwide (including nine in Illinois and Missouri combined).
Online shopping is killing big box stores, and it’s starting to show. It was announced over the weekend the two chain stores could be out of business as soon as next week, and one announced it will be filing Chapter 11 bankruptcy.