Appendix: Companies and Industries That Failed to Change
Below is a list of companies and industries referenced in the book that have died, gone bankrupt, or experienced extraordinary loss because they did not change to meet the demands of the new economy. Sadly, this list is only a small percentage of companies and industries that have experienced devastating consequences because of the inability to change.
Circuit City Classmates.com CompUSA Friendster Gander Mountain
Hotel Chains Independent Bookstores J.Crew
Toys “R” Us
Vintage Furniture Shops