Bain Capital Archives - Inside Retail

Toys R Us CEO: thinking small key to recovery

Struggling toy retailer plans to reposition the company to better fight the rising competition from online retailers and discounters.

Toms founder sells half

Private equity takes stake in philanthropist footwear retailer.

New owner for Boost

The Riverside Company sells Retail Zoo stake to private equity co.

Domino’s latest acquistion

Domino’s Pizza takes yet another stake in an international pizza operation.

7 things to look out for when buying a franchise

Dennis Price’s top seven challenges of buying a franchise.

Exhibiting interest

Stuart Bennie takes aim at industry conferences and exhibitions, and the best way to attract speakers and exhibitors.

Mall makeover

How do you reinvent a 40 year old square shopping centre? Robert Stockdill meets the charismatic and daring CEO of Siam Piwat who has just overseen the reinvention of Bangkok’s Siam Center.

Staff belief

If staff believe what you believe, they won’t just work for your money, they’ll work for your beliefs, says Barry Nicolaou.

Where Ron went wrong and Russo got it right

Jon Bird compares the evolution of JC Penney in the US and Kmart in Australia.

How Nike keeps jumping the curve

Dennis Price takes a look at the genius behind the Nike brand.