Our City Online

closures

Pier 1 Closing 450 Stores, Planning Bankruptcy Filing

Walker Evans Walker Evans Pier 1 Closing 450 Stores, Planning Bankruptcy Filing

Like clockwork, once the holiday shopping season ends, the store closure announcements begin. The latest participant in the ongoing retailpocolypse is Pier 1, which announced plans yesterday to close up to 450 stores as it weighs a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing. Pier 1 currently operates 942 stores, so the closures represent a nearly 50% reduction […]

No Comments

RIP: 10 Restaurants That Closed This Decade (2010-2019) That We Still Miss

Walker Evans Walker Evans RIP: 10 Restaurants That Closed This Decade (2010-2019) That We Still Miss

These 10 restaurants had the biggest impact in Columbus during their tenures and their closures during the past decade hit hardest as fans mourned the losses. Some of these restaurants were known for high-end cuisine, while others were known more for their cultural impact on the city of Columbus and its dining preferences. Click here […]

No Comments

RIP: 25 Restaurants That Closed This Decade (2010-2019) That We Still Miss

Walker Evans Walker Evans RIP: 25 Restaurants That Closed This Decade (2010-2019) That We Still Miss

Any time a restaurant closes its doors, it’s big news in Columbus. Many of our favorite local dining establishments have cultivated fan bases over the years that don’t like seeing a local business calling it quits. With 2020 looming just weeks away, we thought that it would be a good time to take a look […]

No Comments

Candle Lab Closes Downtown Location

Susan Post Susan Post Candle Lab Closes Downtown Location

The Candle Lab’s newest storefront has closed its doors. After just 15 months in business, the shop across from the Convention Center at 459 N. High St. has poured its last candle. A sign posted on the door states: We have made the difficult decision to close our Convention District location. We’ve been open here […]

No Comments

As Original Location Closes, Angry Baker Gets Happy Spin

Walker Evans Walker Evans As Original Location Closes, Angry Baker Gets Happy Spin

After eight and a half years in business, The Angry Baker announced today that it would be closing its doors in Olde Towne East. The bakery and restaurant, opened by entrepreneur Victoria Hink, was one of the first of a wave of businesses to launch on Oak Street in the past decade, and had remained […]

No Comments

Store Closings: Victoria’s Secret, JC Penney, Tesla, Gap

Walker Evans Walker Evans Store Closings: Victoria’s Secret, JC Penney, Tesla, Gap

The past week has been a rough one for national chain retailers. Multiple companies announced store closure plans following reports of poor financial performance. Those announcements include: GAP announced that it would split off Old Navy and close 230 GAP stores over the next two years. Tesla announced that all sales will be moving online […]

No Comments

Luxury Retailer Henri Bendel Closing All Stores

Walker Evans Walker Evans Luxury Retailer Henri Bendel Closing All Stores

Columbus-based apparel company L Brands announced yesterday that it would be shuttering its Henri Bendel line of stores, and ending online sales as well. Customers are able to say their goodbyes through the holiday shopping season though, as the closure won’t take place until January. “We are committed to improving performance in the business and […]

No Comments

1 2 3 14

shopping categories

Subscribe below: