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2014 Retail Stores Closing, Going Out of Business, Filing Bankruptcy

All 2013 Store Closings U.S. Retail Industry - Complete List of Stores Closing

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2014 Retail Stores Closing, Going Out of Business, Filing Bankruptcy © Barbara Farfan for About.com

What follows is a complete roundup of U.S. retail chains that are closing underperforming stores, downsizing, filing bankruptcy, or going out of business in the 2014 calendar year. Information for this 2014 Store Closing List was obtained from reports made available to the general public through news reports, corporate documents, and company press releases.


This 2014 U.S. Retail Store Closings list is arranged numerically according to the number of store closings. The number in the left column is the total number of stores that have been designated for closing in 2014. This list will be updated continuously throughout 2014 as more information about U.S. retail chain store closings domestically and internationally becomes available The latest additions are indicated with bold lettering. This list was last updated on March 30, 2014.

See also 2014 Store Closings Arranged Alphabetically >>

Complete List of U.S. Retailers Closing Stores, Going, Bankrupt, and Going Out of Business in 2014:

1100  Radio Shack

360    Dots

300    Blockbuster

300    Sears

225    Staples (through 2015)

223    Barnes & Noble (through 2023)

180    Abercrombie & Fitch (by 2015)

175    Aeropostale (“over the next several years”)

170    Jones Group (by mid-2014 )

155    Sbarro

145    Brown Shoes / Famous Footwear

128    GameStop

125    Children’s Place

91      Blockbuster (UK)

80      Family Dollar

76      EE

76      Walgreens

74      McDonald's (Japan)

73      Liquidation World (Big Lots Canada)

63      Build-A-Bear (through 2014)

55      Sprint

50      Kitchen Collection

42      Edwin Watts Golf

42      Fresh & Green's

39     Loehman's

33     Archiver's

33     JCPenney

26     Albertson's

26     Wet Seal

25     Build-A-Bear (through 2015)

25     Yankee One Dollar Stores

20     Barnes & Noble

20     Delhaize

20     Gilly Hicks

20     SONY

18     ALCO

17     Cato

15     Office Depot

12     Target

11     American TV & Appliance

7       Noni B

7      OfficeMax

6      Cord Camera

5      Bi-Lo

5      Macy's

4      Len Druskin

4      Meat House

4      Sprint Gas Stations

3      ACO Hardware

3      Books-A-Million

3      Champps Americana

3      Williams-Sonoma

2      Arden B

2      Best Buy

2      Finger Furniture

2      Haverty’s

2      JMR Chalk Garden

2      Kroger

2      Lolabella Boutique

2      My Favorite Toy Store

2      Nordstrom

2      Powell’s Books

2      Rainbow Foods

 

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