Plus-size clothing chain Avenue is closing all 222 of its locations as the retail apocalypse continues

AvenueAvenue is offering massive sales as all 222 stores close up shop.
  • Avenue is shutting down all of its 222 stores across the US.
  • The plus-sized clothing brand announced it is closing stores across 33 states on Wednesday.
  • Retailers have already announced more than 8,000 store closures so far in 2019, according to an analysis by Business Insider.
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Plus-size women’s clothing retailer Avenue Stores, LLC is shutting down all locations.

On Wednesday, the company announced plans to close all 222 stores across 33 states. Everything from clothing to store fixtures will be sold from locations across America, according to a press release.

Prices will be slashed by 30-50% off of the lowest price on all items.

Prior to the news about Avenue, retailers had announced more than 8,000 store closures so far in 2019, according to an analysis by Business Insider. Charlotte Russe, Family Dollar, and Chico’s in March announced more than 1,100 store closures in a span of 24 hours.


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More than 8,000 stores are closing in 2019 as the retail apocalypse drags on – here’s the full list

You can find the list of the closing Avenue stores here.

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