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Tossed in the Bargain Bin: Payless to Close 400 Stores

Angelo Torres, Staff Writer
April 17, 2017
Filed under News

The discount retail shoe store Payless ShoeSource released a statement April 4 announcing it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and plans to close 400 underperforming stores in the US and Puerto Rico, including 24 locations in Southern California. Payless Shoesource was founded in Topeka, Kansas in 1956, with t...

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