Pier 1 will close 450 stores "to better align its business with the current operating environment," according to a recent message to investors.
Business Insider has compiled a list of 270 stores that have been removed from the Pier 1 website.
Closing signs have been posted at the Stafford Marketplace store, other local stores reportedly set to close include:
- 4609 Duke Street Alexandria
- 3901 Richmond Hwy Alexandria
- 1717 Clarendon Blvd Arlington
- 5857-A Leesburg Pike Falls Church
- 8105 Sudley Rd Manassas
- 21050 Southbank Sterling
“Although decisions that impact our associates are never easy, reducing the number of our brick-and-mortar locations is a necessary business decision," said Robert Riesbeck, CEO and chief financial officer. "We thank our team of hard-working associates for their commitment to Pier 1 and to serving our customers.”
Stores remain open in Woodbridge, Fredericksburg, Gainesville, Fairfax and Leesburg.