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August 2019 Store & Restaurant Closing articles


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Walgreens to close 200 stores this fall in move to dramatically cut costs

The company acquired the 2,000-store Rite Aid chain in 2017 for more than $4 billion, and earlier this year announced it would close 750 of those locations, up from 600.
It has cut bonuses for store managers and others, said it would eliminate health insurance for a number of eligible retirees after this year and revised its earnings outlook.
Sears is closing 26 more stores. Here's the full list.

Pizza Hut to close hundreds of dine-in locations