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Bed, Bath And Beyond To Close 200 Stores

(CNN) - The economic downturn caused by the coronavirus pandemic is forcing Bed, Bath and Beyond to permanently close 200 stores. The closings which will take place over the next two years, amount to about 20% of its namesake…

GNC Files For Bankruptcy, Closing 1200 Stores

Honolulu, HI (KITV) - GNC has filed for bankruptcy and will close up to 1,200 stores. The 85-year-old vitamin and dietary supplement company has been saddled with nearly a billion dollars of debt. GNC has faced declining sales at…

JCPenney Is Closing More Stores

(CNN) - JCPenney is inching toward its target of closing 250 stores. The department store chain announced Tuesday it is preparing to close another 13 stores for good. Seven of those stores are in Michigan. The remaining stores are…

Victoria's Secret To Close A Quarter Of Its Stores

(CNN) - Victoria's Secret will permanently close 251 of its stores in the U.S. Parent company l-brands made the announcement on Wednesday. Victoria's Secret currently has just over a thousand locations in the U.S. and Canada. L. brands also…

Steak 'N Shake To Permanently Close 50+ Sites

(CNN) - Steak 'N Shake is losing dozens of its locations due to financial woes. The chain's parent company announced on Monday 57 of its restaurants will be permanently shut down. The closings were caused by the coronavirus-stricken economy.…

Smithfield Foods Closes Sioux Falls Plant

Sioux Falls, SD (KSFY) - Smithfield is closing one of its biggest pork processing plants until further notice. It's because nearly 250 of its workers at its Sioux Falls, South Dakota facility have gotten the coronavirus. 3,700 people work…

Russell County Schools Closing Due to COVID-19

Russell County Schools will be closed beginning Monday, March 16th, and will reopen on Monday, April 6th. More information will be made available regarding student resources during school closure. Any further updates will be made available on their district website,…

JCPenney Is Closing More Stores

(CNN) - JCPenney continues to struggle. The retail chain announced on Thursday it would be closing six more stores. The company did not share details about which stores would close or when. JCPenney said it meets with analysts in…

Papyrus Store Closing

(CNN) - A mall staple is going out of business. Papyrus, best known for selling stationery and upscale greeting cards is folding. Schurman fine paper, which owns the brand, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Thursday. It's closing all…

Sears, Kmart Closing More Stores

(CNN) - Sears, once the dominant big box retailer with thousands of stores, continues to shrink as it tries to emerge from bankruptcy. The company says it will get through the Christmas season, but expects to be forced to…