Thursday, March 14, 2019

Despite some store openings, retail sector struggles continue to impact Attleboro area

The Sun Chronicle
While some new stores are opening in the Attleboro area, including a Hobby Lobby at Bristol Place in Attleboro, more are closing as the retail sector continues to be hammered by competition and online sales.

Women’s clothing retailer Charlotte Russe, which has a store at the Emerald Square mall off Route 1 in North Attleboro, announced Thursday it is closing its remaining stores. The chain’s customer base is young women in their teens and 20s.. . . more