Branch Closings

Lord & Taylor Closing Annapolis, Maryland Store, Resulting in 141 Layoffs

Lord & Taylor Closing Store

Lord & Taylor LLC filed a Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification (WARN) report with the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation, affecting 141 employees. Hudson’s Bay Co (TSE:HBC), which owns the luxury Lord & Taylor brand, said the Annapolis, Maryland store will close between April 15 and 28. “Through the regular course of business we (more…)

Mylan Layoffs 2017: Pharma Makes Job Cuts in West Virginia as Revenue Drops in 3rd Quarter

Mylan Layoffs 2017

Hundreds of people are now joining the increasing number of layoffs from generic drugmaker Mylan NV (NASDAQ:MYL), as the pharmaceutical company contends with bad press and subsequently weak earnings reports. The Mylan layoffs in 2017 are part of cost-saving measures and the latest round of U.S. job cuts hitting West Virginia. Mylan has also had (more…)

Lax World Stores Closed; What Happened to the Lacrosse Retailer?

Lax World closed 16 stores

Lacrosse equipment company Lax World unexpectedly closed all of its stores across the U.S. and shut down its corporate headquarters in Cockeysville. The Maryland-based company had stores in Maryland, Virginia, New York, Georgia, Colorado, and Washington state. Despite closing all of its stores, Lax World is still taking orders online, and the company’s Facebook page makes (more…)

Zenith Education Group Closing 21 WyoTech & Altierus Campuses; 5,400 Students Affected

Zenith Education Group Closing Campuses

The Zenith Education Group, Inc.‘s closing of Laramie’s WyoTech, an automotive technical, mechanical, and body repair training school, will affect hundreds of students and faculty who were associated with the nonprofit organization. The WyoTech closing similarly halts a number of nonprofit college options for students who were seeking more vocational educations to better adapt to (more…)

Macy’s Stores Closing: 3 Stores in California to Close as Online Shopping Continues to Dominate Retail

Macy's Stores Closing

Macy’s Inc (NYSE:M) continues to find itself suffering this year, with another round of Macy’s stores closing recently in California. Two locations in Los Angeles and one in San Francisco are being shuttered while the company grapples with what many are calling the “retail apocalypse” that has struck department stores across the country, causing a massive (more…)