Whether it’s companies at risk of filing for bankruptcy or a look at what did well (and what didn’t) during Black Friday, stories with the most traction on Retail Dive this year were the ones with the highest stakes.
From the reinvention of J.C. Penney to the ongoing turbulence at Bed, Bath & Beyond, the retail industry’s performance has always been among the first indicators of the country’s economic health. And in 2022, brands came up against a whole new set of challenges.
Many of our best-performing stories were the ones that featured in-depth reporting on the retailers and trends that matter most to the industry. Retail Dive’s readers connect with the coverage that is most helpful to their businesses. With comprehensive insights with reporting through interviews, financial documents and expert analysis, the stories at Retail Dive resonate because of the unique, ambitious approach to retail earnings, trends and other important industry developments every day.
Follow along with Retail Dive as the new year begins for comprehensive industry coverage and insights from expert journalists. And for now, here's a look back at the stories that have resonated the most this year.