Payless ShoeSource to Close at Woodland and Rivertown Crossing Mall
We learned in April that Payless was planning to close 400-500 stores nationwide.That list has grown.
USA Today reports that Payless is now is asking a federal bankruptcy judge for permission to close  up to 408 additional stores, including the Woodland Mall and Rivertown Crossing Mall loca…
Rue 21 Closing Four West Michigan Stores
West Michigan is losing another retailer.
Following in the steps of Macy’s, Sears/Kmart, and JCPenney, Rue 21 has announced they are closing hundreds of stores across the country, with four in West Michigan.
Payless ShoeSource to Close 10 Stores in Michigan
When it was reported last month that Payless was planning to close 400-500 stores nationwide, we wondered if we'd lose any locations here in Michigan.
MLive reports that Payless has announced it will close 10 stores across the state.
Downtown Grand Rapids Loses Longest Operating Store
WZZM-13 is reporting that Downtown Grand Rapids is losing what may be its longest continually-operating store - Van Hoecks Shoes.
Owner Greg Clarin says the store has been losing money for four years. High rent and low traffic get the blame, along with an aging customer base and internet sales compet…