2012 Announced Store Closings: 103
Part of the effort dates back to an August 2011 announcement to shutter 475 stores, or about 9% of the total.
2012 Announced Store Closings: 120
More than three years of losses had the West Coast, surf-oriented retailer downsizing beginning in 2011. Sales forecasts continue to be modest in the competitive teen apparel market.
2012 Announced Store Closings: 100
Sitting on plenty of cash, but a multiyear downsizing plan continues with 100 more stores. U.S. cutbacks were expected to total 700 stores between 2007 and 2013, and coincide with expansion into Asia.
2012 Announced Store Closings: 93
Luxury apparel seller shutting down in North America altogether after losing over $200 million over a four-year period.
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