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Westfields to close all its stores until March 29

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COVID-19 has caused numerous retail chains to close temporarily, including Apple, Macy’s and Nike. Here is a look at some of the closures.

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All 32 Westfield malls across the United States, including World Trade Center, Garden State Plaza and Century City locations, will be shut down for all but “essential” retail outlets due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The centers, in states from California and Connecticut to New York, New Jersey and Florida, will be closed March 19 through March 29, according to a statement by its parent company, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield.  

The 10-day closure will remain unless otherwise instructed by

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40-plus more stores to close

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With Sears filing for bankruptcy and so many stores closing, the end may be drawing near for the iconic American retailer. Many of us aren’t ready.

USA TODAY

UPDATED: This story has been updated since it was first posted with additional Sears and Kmart stores slated to close.

More Sears and Kmart stores are set to close in the next couple of months.

The going-out-of-business liquidation sales at 51 Sears and 45 Kmart stores – first announced in November by parent company Transformco – are expected to wrap up by mid-February, company spokesman Larry Costello confirmed Jan. 31. 

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28 Macy’s, 1 Bloomingdale’s to close

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Brick and mortar stores that we thought would never disappear are now creating empty retail landscapes.

USA TODAY

A week into 2020, the retail apocalypse rages on.

Macy’s is closing 28 stores in the next couple months and one Bloomingdale’s location, according to local media reports. Corporate officials initially would not confirm the number of stores closing, but did the day after USA TODAY posted its list.

“We regularly review our store portfolio and will provide an update at our Investor Day on February 5th,” the company said in a statement sent to USA TODAY on Jan. 7.

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Zara owner to close up to 1,200 fashion stores around the world | Business

The owner of Zara will close as many as 1,200 stores around the world as the clothing retailer tries to boost online sales during the chaos wrought by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Inditex said it would “absorb” between 1,000 and 1,200 mainly smaller stores, with losses concentrated among older shops from brands other than Zara. The Spanish company’s other brands include Bershka, Pull & Bear and Massimo Dutti.

Closures are expected to be concentrated in Asia and Europe. It is understood that the 107 Inditex stores in the UK are less likely to be significantly affected.

Inditex said that “headcount will

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Zara owner to close up to 1,200 fashion stores around the world | Retail industry

The owner of Zara will close as many as 1,200 stores around the world as the clothing retailer tries to boost online sales during the chaos wrought by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Inditex said it would “absorb” between 1,000 and 1,200 mainly smaller stores, with losses concentrated among older shops from brands other than Zara. The Spanish company’s other brands include Bershka, Pull & Bear and Massimo Dutti.

Closures are expected to be concentrated in Asia and Europe. It is understood that the 107 Inditex stores in the UK are less likely to be significantly affected.

Inditex said that “headcount will

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