SAUGUS (CBS) – Bed Bath & Beyond is closing dozens of other sites, including two in Massachusetts. Stores in Saugus and Holyoke, along with 41 others across the country, will close permanently by the end of next month, reports USA Today.
Over the summer, the company announced plans to close 200 stores over the next two years.
Bed Bath & Beyond will still have stores in Auburn, Boston, Braintree, Burlington, Danvers, Dedham, Foxboro, Framingham, Hadley, Hingham, Hudson, Hyannis, Leominster, Milford, North Attleboro, North Dartmouth, Pittsfield, Plymouth, Raynham, Seekonk , Shrewsbury and Somerville.
A quarterly report released by the company cited “significant headwinds related to COVID, including a sharp drop in store traffic, major shipping constraints and higher freight costs.”
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The retail sector has been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. Earlier this week, Macy’s announced the closure of more stores, although no new store closings are planned for Massachusetts.