The New York company said Wednesday that it is closing 113 of its 739 U.S. stores and all 41 locations in Canada. Stores across the country closed for about a week, part of the company’s plans for “business transformation.”
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When Aeropostale announced its bankruptcy, officials said they expected the company to emerge within six months as a smaller, “right-sized” store footprint and improved operational efficiency.
According to the company’s updated store locator, Ohio still has 17 open locations. Tri-County and Eastgate Mall in Cincinnati both had permanent store closures.
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