Dress Barn Parent Company to Close Up to 650 Stores

| Daniela Forte

Ascena Retail Group, the parent company for both Dress Barn and Ann Taylor, plans to close up to 650 stores in the next two years as a result of consumer’s shift to online shopping. See what the company’s next move is in light of these closures.

Michael Kors to Close Up to 125 Stores

| Daniela Forte

Michael Kors is expected to shut down up to 125 stores this year, according to various media reports. See what led to these store closures and what Michael’s Kors plans are from here.

Bebe to Close all of Its Stores in May

| Daniela Forte

Women’s apparel retailer Bebe is joining the unfortunately growing list of failed retail chains, announcing it will close its doors at the end of May after a string of losses. See what is causing the closure of stores and what it means for retail.

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GameStop to Close Several Stores

| Daniela Forte

More and more retailers are closing stores and other one joins the list. GameStop is planning to close about 150 of its stores in 2017. See what plans the retailer has going forward for 2017.

JCPenney Closes 140 Stores, Thousands of Jobs Lost

| Daniela Forte

JCPenney joins the long-list of American retailers like Sears, Macy’s, Kohls and several others when it announced that it would be closing 140 stores and providing buyouts for 6,000 of its employees. See what this will mean for the company.

Wet Seal Suddenly Closing All Its Stores

| Mike O'Brien

Struggling teen apparel retailer Wet Seal is suddenly closing all 148 of its U.S. stores. It joins Limited Stores this month as yet another victim of the rapid shift in consumer buying habits that is hitting store chains hard.

The Limited Shuts Down All 250 U.S. Stores

| Daniela Forte

Add The Limited to the growing list of retail chains foundering on troubled waters as the company, a victim of changing tastes, ecommerce and fast fashion, announced it is closing all of its 250 U.S. stores. Find out which other retail chains are closing their store locations and what this will mean for the retail industry as a whole.