Retailers Filing for Bankruptcy Keep Piling Up, May Set Record in 2017

Online shopping wins out.

I know that I do most of my non-grocery shopping online. 

Retailers Are Going Bankrupt at a Record Pace

Retailers are filing for bankruptcy at a record rate as they try to cope with the rapid acceleration of online shopping. In a little over three months, 14 chains have announced they will seek court protection, according to an analysis by S&P Global Market Intelligence, almost surpassing all of 2016.