Mervyn’s shifts strategy, closing quarter of store base
September 7, 2005,
HAWARD, Calif. -- Mervyn’s today said it will focus on high-growth markets in the West and Southwest and close 25 percent of its store base in the process.
The retailer will exit Michigan and Oklahoma as well as parts of Colorado, Louisiana and Texas. It will close a single store location each in southern California, Oregon and Utah, as well as distribution centers in Plano, Texas, and West Valley, Utah.