Please read the WSJ article posted for this week (Click on the title below to view the article on; you can either purchase discounted subscription to WSJ or use Oviatt Library Website to view a copy of the article).

Not All Big Box Stores Are Dead: Wal-Mart, Home Depot Buck Shopping Slump (Links to an external site.)

  1. Summarize the article in 400 words minimum.
  2. Which retailers are enjoying some degree of success at this time, and which are not?
  3. What factors are contributing to the relative success of those retailers you identified in #2 (above) who are performing well?

Respond to the question above in bullet point format. Also, your work must meet the formatting requirements outlined in the syllabus.


12 pt Roman Times