It's becoming common place to write about new retail store closure announcements. And, today there is another one that will affect 2 Spokane area stores.
Gymboree Corp. a San Francisco based retailer that operates children's clothing stores under the Gymboree, Crazy 8 and Janie & Jack brandings will close a total of 350 stores. The store closures are a result of the company restructuring due to more difficult times. Two of the 350 store closures will happen locally in Spokane area malls, no final days are mentioned but some store closures could happen as early as later this month.
The two local stores set to shutter are-
Gymboree River Park Square 808 W. Main #205 Spokane
Crazy 8 Spokane Valley Mall 14700 E. Indiana Ave #1052 Spokane Valley
With this Crazy 8 will have no stores in the Spokane market. However Gymboree stores in Spokane Valley Mall and Northtown Mall will remain open for business. Gymboree also sells via their products via their website at-