NPR logo

Sustainability of Kmart's Turnaround in Doubt

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/3602023/3602024" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Sustainability of Kmart's Turnaround in Doubt

Business

Sustainability of Kmart's Turnaround in Doubt

Sustainability of Kmart's Turnaround in Doubt

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/3602023/3602024" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Kmart is in the midst of a dramatic financial recovery, emerging from bankruptcy in 2003 and turning its first quarterly profit in years. But some question how long the Michigan-based retailer can continue to generate profits attributed to cutting costs, not rising sales. Detroit Public Radio's Jerome Vaughn reports.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.