Duckwall Hires Consultancy For Help
Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Home Textiles Today, September 27, 2004
Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc., a regional retailer operating 264 full-line discount and hometown variety stores in 21 states, has hired AlixPartners LLC to advise it on strategic positioning and operating effectiveness.
“AlixPartners has played a key role in helping a number of high profile retailers identify opportunities, develop solutions and implement effective changes in recent years,” commented Glen Shank, CEO of Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc.
“We are looking forward to AlixPartners' perspective on opportunities as we commence this relationship with them and undertake a comprehensive and strategic evaluation of our company.”
Duckwall-ALCO entered the arrangement with AlixPartners in the hopes of boosting its financial performance, it stated.
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