Teen Retail As We Know It Is Dying

by MR Magazine Staff

The early 2000s marked a hallmark era for teen retail, canonized by prominent logos and a place in pop culture. But that’s all changed. Teen retailer Aeropostale just filed for bankruptcy, becoming the latest brand to fall victim to the capricious nature of teens’ wallets. Last month, Pacific Sunwear filed for bankruptcy, and in September, Quiksilver did the same. Wet Seal also filed for bankruptcy in 2015. The mall — once a sanctuary for cool teens — is practically turning into a cemetery. Read more at Business Insider.