1999 Geography of Retailing - Boston
Entrances & Exits: The fourth quarter of 1998 marked one year since Lechmere's departure and the closing of several Nobody Beats the Wiz stores in the Boston market area. Retailers could now fully assess the impact of these changes.
"It's been a real boon to our business," said Noah Hershman, Tweeter Home Entertainment Group's vice president of marketing. Then again, very little has impacted this chain's performance in a negative way.