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Finish Line Struggles to Find JackRabbit Buyer

by Tony Owusu | Monday, November 21, 2016 Finish Line announced that it will take a $44 million charge related to the process of searching for buyers of JackRabbit. Finish Line could struggle to find a buyer for its specialty running business JackRabbit, industry analysts told the TheStreet Monday. The Indianapolis-based athletic shoe retailer announced that it is exploring options for the company, which could include a sale, and that it will take up to a $44 million charge [...]

Kevin Mullaney Named CEO of The Grayson Company

The Grayson Company is proud to announce the appointment of Kevin Mullaney as its new Chief Executive Officer.  Kevin joined the company 13 years ago and previously served as President. "I have known Kevin for more than 30 years," said Bob Grayson. "Over the last 12 years we have worked side-by-side, leading the business to its current position as a premiere consulting firm focusing on all aspects of consumer and retail businesses." "Bob founded the [...]

Kevin Mullaney Shares Insights at the Annual Daily DOOH Investor Conference

As part of the Daily Digital Signage and Digital Out of Home Industry Investor Conference held on October 22, 2014, in New York, Kevin Mullaney, President of The Grayson Company, demonstrated the value of interactive technologies in driving traffic and transactions. Mullaney’s keynote provided insight into new methods for today’s retailers to engage consumers. Mullaney highlighted custom mobile technology implemented by The Science Project last holiday season, which drew passersby into the 'Yeti's igloo' in [...]

Kevin Mullaney Discusses Best Buy on Fox Business

Kevin Mullaney, President of The Grayson Company, was interviewed by Fox News on January 16th. He commented on the challenges that Best Buy is facing in the age of Omni-channel competition. He also discussed the evolution of JC Penney and some of the factors that contributed to the failure of its new format. Kevin also discussed the place of shop-in-shops in brand retailing, from the global rollout of shop-in-shops that he managed while at Tommy [...]