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12 Target Stores to Shut as Retail Store Closures in 2017 Hit New Records

Target Stores Closing

Target Stores Closing, Employees Informed of Layoffs America’s retail woes are continuing this year as one retailer after another announces store closures. Target Corporation is the latest company to announce retail store closures and job cuts in the midst of the ongoing retail apocalypse. The Minnesota-based Target is closing 12 stores across the country by February (more…)

Athenahealth Job Cuts to Hit Atlanta Client Support Center

Athenahealth Job Cuts Hit Atlanta Office Just days after the healthcare IT company athenahealth, Inc (NASDAQ:ATHN) shared plans to slash its workforce, the first string of layoffs has hit its employees in Georgia. Athenahealth is closing its client support center in Atlanta, GA, leading to dozens of athenahealth job cuts in the city.

Sears Closings Add Up to 63 More Locations After Holidays

Another 63 Sears Closings Adds to Hundreds Already Registered in 2017 Sears Holdings Corp (NASDAQ:SHLD) announced another round of Sears closings, hitting 63 more locations after the holidays. The company will shutter both Kmart and Sears locations, another step towards the company’s attempts to curb costs and reduce spending. Hundreds of locations have already been (more…)

Wal-Mart Layoffs 2017: Walmart Home Office at Bentonville Faced the Most Job Cuts

Wal-mart layoffs 2017

Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE:WMT) is an American institution that is nearly unparalleled in its reach. It employs a whopping 1.5 million Americans across the country, which accounts for just about one percent of the entire working population of the U.S. Wal-Mart layoffs 2017, however, have stripped many of those Americans of employment. From retail stores (more…)

Walgreens to Close 600 Rite Aid Stores

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (NYSE:WBA) said it will shutter around 600 stores as part of its plan to buy nearly 2,000 Rite Aid locations. The Deerfield, Illinois-based company is in the process of acquiring 1,932 Rite Aid stores; the $4.4-billion transaction is expected to be completed by the spring of 2018. Walgreens said the 600 (more…)

Los Angeles-Based Pacific Alliance Medical Center Closing

Pacific Alliance Medical Center

Hospitals to Close in L.A. The Pacific Alliance Medical Center (PAMC) will be shuttering when its lease expires, leaving 638 employees without jobs. The hospital is being closed due to California’s seismic standards, which would require massive reinvestment into the facility. The hospital was also the target of a federal whistleblower lawsuit that saw the company (more…)