Lowe’s Is Closing 51 Stores In The US And Canada

06 November, 2018, 00:56 | Author: Sally Reid
  • Sears closed its last Chicago store

Lowe's said the 51 stores will close before February 1.

On Monday, the home improvement giant announced it will shutter 20 stores in the US - including two in Manhattan - and 31 stores in Canada, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Lowe's made the announcement Monday.

Lowe's announced Monday it would close 20 under-performing USA stores, and 31 more in Canada. But some will be shut down immediately.

See a full list of Rona and Lowe's stores that are closing.

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"They probably had too many locations", he said. It announced in August that it would close all 99 Orchard Supply Hardware stores, leading to write downs of $390 million to $475 million. The company says eight employees at each Mississauga location will be affected.

"We believe our people are the foundation of our business and essential to our future growth", said CEO Marvin R. Ellison.

Close 20 USA stores.

The company says the move is aimed at winding-down underperforming locations to focus resources on its more profitable operations.

Founded in 1946, Lowe's has more than 2,390 stores and a year ago generated $68.6 billion in sales. Northbrook-based Hilco Merchant Services will help manage the store closing process. Last year, Home Depot's revenue hit more than $100 billion, while Lowe's sales were below $70 billion. Additional details regarding the impact of the store closings will be provided in the next quarterly earnings release on November 20.

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