Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Walmart to close last Sam's Club store in Mass., leaving 167 workers jobless

Boston Business Journal
The Sam's Club in Worcester — the last Sam's Club in the Bay State — will close to the public on Jan. 26, according to a company spokeswoman. A state filing on Thursday further confirmed the company will lay off all of its 167 workers at the store by March 16.

Walmart announced on Thursday that it would close 63 Sam's Club stores across the country. But its initial list of stores didn't contain any Massachusetts locations, including the Worcester one at at 1 Tobias Boland Way.. . . more