Walmart to Shut 20 Retail Areas Throughout the US This 12 months | The Gateway Pundit

This 12 months, Walmart will likely be closing twenty of its retail shops throughout america, together with 4 within the Chicago space.

The retail large has additionally acknowledged it’ll lay off a whole bunch of staff at 5 e-commerce success websites throughout the US, and it’s closing two pick-up-only areas in Illinois and Arkansas after testing them for 9 years.

Under are the most recent retailer closings:


  • 3701 SE Dodson Highway, Bentonville (Decide-up solely idea)


  • 99 H Avenue NW, Washington


  • 1801 Howell Mill Rd NW, Atlanta
  • 835 M.L.Okay. Jr Dr NW, Atlanta


  • 6900 US Freeway 19 North, Pinellas Park (Neighborhood Market idea)


  • 1032 Fort Avenue Mall, Honolulu


  • 17550 South Halsted St, Homewood
  • 12690 S. Route 59, Plainfield
  • 840 N. McCormick Blvd, Lincolnwood (Decide-up solely idea)
  • 1511 Camp Jackson Highway, Cahokia
  • 8431 S. Stewart Ave, Chicago
  • 4720 S. Cottage Grove Ave, Chicago
  • 2844 N. Broadway, Chicago
  • 2551 W. Cermak Highway, Chicago


  • 3701 Portage Highway, South Bend


  • 1200 Shingle Creek Pkwy, Brooklyn Heart

New Mexico:

  • 301 San Mateo Blvd. SE, Albuquerque


  • 4200 82nd Ave. SE, Portland
  • 1123 N Hayden Meadows Dr., Portland


  • 24919 Westheimer Pkwy, Katy (Neighborhood Market idea)



  • 10330 W. Silver Spring Dr, Milwaukee

As we just lately famous, Walmart is closing 4 shops in Chicago.

The management at Walmart by no means got here out and mentioned it, however shoplifting and theft are clearly the issue that has led to those shops dropping thousands and thousands and deciding to shut.

And now, the Democrats who run Chicago and have allowed crime to flourish within the metropolis, are outraged at Walmart for pulling out of the group.

“The only rationalization is that collectively our Chicago shops haven’t been worthwhile since we opened the primary one almost 17 years in the past – these shops lose tens of thousands and thousands of {dollars} a 12 months, and their annual losses almost doubled in simply the final 5 years. The remaining 4 Chicago shops proceed to face the identical enterprise difficulties, however we predict this resolution provides us one of the best probability to assist hold them open and serving the group,” Walmart defined in a press launch.

In late March, Walmart introduced to shut the final two areas it has in Portland, Oregon.

The corporate’s official line concerning the closings is that it has to do with retailer performances, buyer wants, and different company communicate.

Does anybody doubt that this in all probability has rather a lot to do with theft? Portland is a hotbed of leftism, and for the previous couple of years, shoplifting has develop into a norm for the left.

“The choice to shut these shops was made after a cautious overview of their total efficiency. We think about many components, together with present and projected monetary efficiency, location, inhabitants, buyer wants, and the proximity of different close by shops when making these tough selections. After we resolve to maneuver ahead, our focus is on our associates and their transition, which is the case right here,” a spokesperson with Walmart mentioned.

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