Where all sales are final

Glastris, Kukula
January 1994
U.S. News & World Report;1/10/94, Vol. 116 Issue 1, p14
Discusses how Woolworth is closing 400 stores nationwide. Blame of Woolworth Chairman William Lavin on depressed consumer spending; Belief of retail analysts that management didn't modernize enough to keep pace with faster competitors; Founding of the chain in 1879; What closing means to shoppers at the Northside Woolworth store in Chicago.


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