Weekly Store Openings and Closures Tracker 2018 #45: Destination Maternity to Close 117 Stores
Coresight Research tracks store openings and closures for a select group of retailers in the US and the UK, as well as major US store bankruptcies.
- Year-to-date (YTD) 2018, the number of US store closure announcements stands at 5,468 and the number of store openings is 3,
- Lowe’s has announced plans to shut 20 US stores.
- Destination Maternity will shut 117 stores.
- Amazon has opened two 4-Star stores.
- YTD in the UK, there have been 1,320 store closure announcements and 777 store opening announcements.
- New Look plans to close 85 stores.
- Homebase is to shut 17 stores in the next six months.