Tag: openings and closings

As would be expected this time of year leading into the holidays, store opening and closing numbers from Chain Store Guide saw a dramatic decrease in both categories. November only saw 138 new store openings, which closing dropped to 78 for the month nationwide. This data shows a…

September store opening and closing numbers from Chain Store Guide saw another explosion of new store openings, driven by retail chains such as “category killer” retailers as well as “home and hardware” stores.  While August saw 1,425 new store openings, September was down just a bit with 1,023…

August store opening and closing numbers from Chain Store Guide saw an explosion of new store openings, driven by retail chains such as auto parts retailers as well as “dollar” stores.  While July saw 2,804 new store openings, August was down just a bit with 1,425 new store…

July store opening and closing numbers from Chain Store Guide saw an explosion of new store openings, driven by companies getting into the business of renting tools and equipment.  While June only saw 92 new store openings, July was much more favarable with 2,804 new store openings. Store…

June store opening and closing numbers from Chain Store Guide July store opening and closing numbers from Chain Store Guide saw an explosion of new store openings, driven by companies getting into the business of renting tools and equipment.  While June only saw 92 new store openings, July…

May store opening and closing numbers from Chain Store Guide shows a continued slowdown in store openings.  In March we saw 1,551 new store openings, April we saw this number drop to 854, and in May the number dropped to 623 locations. Store closures continue to increase in…

March store opening and closing numbers from Chain Store Guide shows a slowdown in store openings.  In March we saw 1,551 new store openings while in April we saw this number drop to 854 new store openings. Store closures had an increase from 62 in March to 132…

March store opening and closing numbers from Chain Store Guide shows a significant gain in store openings.  In February we saw 297 openings and in March we saw this number jump to 1551. Store closures have remained low from 17 in February to slightly increasing in March to…