Macy’s is reportedly closing more than two dozen stores. Is your location on the list?


Macy’s is closing at least 28 stores in the next couple months and one Bloomingdale’s location, according to local media reports. Corporate officials would not confirm how many stores are closings or provide a list of the stores being shuttered.

“We regularly review our store portfolio and will provide an update at our Investor Day on February 5th,” the company said in a statement sent to USA TODAY Tuesday.

Clearance sales will begin this month and run for eight to 12 weeks, Macy’s Media Relations Manager Julianne Bartosz said in an email to, which is part of the USA TODAY Network, about the Macy’s in the Indian River Mall in Vero Beach, Florida.

On Monday, Pier 1 Imports announced it plans to close up to 450 locations, nearly half of its 942 stores.

Macy’s holiday sales

Macy’s reported its November and December sales results Wednesday, which showed holiday sales dropped.

“Macy’s, Inc.’s performance during the holiday season reflected a strong trend improvement from the third quarter,” CEO Jeff Gennette said in a news release. “Additionally, customers responded to our gifting assortment and marketing strategy, particularly in the 10 days before Christmas.”

In a statement sent to USA TODAY, Neil Saunders, managing director of GlobalData Retail, said most of Macy’s legacy stores “looked shabby and lacked festive cheer. In our view, they remain unfit for purpose and there is a big question mark over their long-term future.”

Saunders called the decision to shutter underperforming locations “a foretaste of things to come if Macy’s does not invest in and reinvigorate these outlets.”

Macy’s stores closing in early 2020

The following stores are closing with liquidation sales expected to start in January, according to local media reports.


Antioch: Somersville Towne Center


Meriden: Westfield Meriden Mall


Pompano Beach: Pompano Citi Centre

Sanford: Seminole Towne Center

Vero Beach: Indian River Mall

Miami Bloomingdales: The Falls


Decatur: The Gallery at South DeKalb

Macon: Macon Mall


Waikoloa Village: Kings’ Shops


Lewiston: Lewiston Center Mall


Carbondale: University Mall

West Dundee: Spring Hill Mall


Muncie: Muncie Mall


Prairie Village: Prairie Village Shopping Center


Owensboro: Towne Square Mall

Source:- usatoday