NEW YORK— Sears Holdings Corp. discredited a report Thursday that says it will be shuttering 116 Sears and Kmart stores, resulting in the layoffs of more than 6,000 workers. Broken down, closures include 55 Kmart stores, 30 Sears stores and 31 Sears Auto Center locations, according Seeking Alpha, citing liquidation sale notices. In an email sent to The Associated...» Read More
When Crumbs shuttered its remaining stores, it seemed like an abrupt ending for a company that opened a decade ago to ride the wave of popularity of the sugary treat.
NEW YORK, July 8- Cupcakes still lined the counter of an empty and unlit Crumbs Bake Shop on 42nd Street in New York City on Tuesday afternoon, the day after the largest U.S. cupcake retailer announced it was closing. Gina Mackey and Raquel Baquero of Queens stopped by the store after they heard the news that it would be closing.