Tag: openings and closings

September store openings and closings numbers from Chain Store Guide shows a continuing drop in store closings. In September we saw 412 store closings, down from the 569 store closings we saw in August and 1523 in July. With new store openings at 119, we saw a 293…

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…

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…