Sears Amazon. Amazon is the old Sears Roebuck.

Sears Amazon. Amazon is the old Sears Roebuck.

Amazon is the new Sears Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 10 February 2017 Sears Amazon. Amazon is the old Sears Roebuck. I’ll explain the Roebuck part of Sears Roebuck in a minute. Yesterday, I happened upon a song while driving home from the office. It was...
Sears and Macy’s. Going Out of Business.

Sears and Macy’s. Going Out of Business.

Sears and Macy’s. Already dead. Sears and Macy’s. Going Out of Business. Are Sears and Macy’s in the throes of a death struggle? The problem with Sears and Macy’s won’t be solved with store consolidation, liquidation or closures. And the problem is...
The Amazon Fresh will be a winner for sure

The Amazon Fresh will be a winner for sure

Amazon Fresh Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 17 May 2016 The Amazon Fresh will be a winner for sure Amazon Fresh. Amazon is not just a threat for retailers. Now, supermarkets will be too. The Wall Street Journal recently reported that the online retail giant...
Electrolux as a modern idea. A Rebrand

Electrolux as a modern idea. A Rebrand

Electrolux Rebrands Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 12 January 2016 Electrolux as a modern idea. A Rebrand The Electrolux Logo showed its age Electrolux is back in the news because Keith McLoughlin, CEO has resigned after the GE deal collapsed. They were in...
Coming soon: The Amazon Pantry

Coming soon: The Amazon Pantry

Coming soon: The Amazon Pantry Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 13 December 2013 The Amazon Pantry is the next step in online grocery Amazon seems to be all the rage these days. Its founder, Jeff Bezos, pronounced on 60 Minutes that it would be delivering...
Single cup coffee makers are taking over

Single cup coffee makers are taking over

Single cup coffee makers are taking over Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 17 July 2013 And Keurig owns the category In the small kitchen appliance category, there has only been one winner of late: Single cup coffee makers. You all know what I’m talking about...
How about this Swiffer ad strategy?

How about this Swiffer ad strategy?

How about this Swiffer ad strategy? Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 6 June 2013 The return of Rosie the Riveter I just read this and needed to share it… Swiffer Pulls Ad Showing ‘Rosie The Riveter’ Icon Doing Chores By Laura Stampler from...
Has anybody seen Oreck?

Has anybody seen Oreck?

Has anybody seen Oreck? Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 9 May 2013 Oreck once OWNED the vacuum cleaner market. Seriously. I remember when Oreck was the premium player in the vacuum cleaner business. The company even had its own retail stores. But it never...