Stories tagged: store closings
Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Toys R Us, squeezed by Amazon.com and huge chains like Walmart, will close 180 stores, or about 20 percent of its U.S. locations, within months. The Babies R Us store …
Sun., April 9, 2017, 4:10 a.m.
The rapid descent of so many retailers has left shopping malls with hundreds of slots to fill, and the pain could be just beginning. More than 10 percent of U.S. …
UPDATED: Fri., March 17, 2017, 1:46 p.m.
The Spokane region and North Idaho will be spared closure of any J.C. Penney stores in the next few months, according to the company. The struggling retailer on Friday released …
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 7:11 a.m.
Reeling from a shaky holiday season and slowing mall traffic, U.S. retailers are facing increasing pressure to close stores as more of their business migrates to the internet.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 2:58 p.m.
Macy’s says it is eliminating more than 10,000 jobs and plans to move forward with 68 store closures after a disappointing holiday shopping season. The department store chain also lowered …
Tue., Feb. 9, 2016, 10:17 a.m.
Sears keeps pruning its business in a years-long makeover, a bid to transform itself from a 123-year-old retail store into a nimble, 21st century operator. Patience appears to be wearing …
Tue., Dec. 27, 2011, 7:50 a.m.
Sears Holdings Corp. plans to close between 100 and 120 Sears and Kmart stores after poor sales during the holidays, the most crucial time of year for retailers.