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6:01 am on Wednesday December 26, 2012

Williams-Sonoma to move, Biton to leave King Street

Image by Flickr user Jack Duval Williams-Sonoma's King Street spot. (Updates at the bottom.) As expected, Williams-Sonoma indeed plans to leave its current location at 281 King Street and search for a new spot on King and a second location in...
1:29 am on Friday December 30, 2011

West Ashley Sofa Super Store to close (Update: Two remaining locations to close)

Image by Flickr user "Cowboy" Ben AlmanUpdate December 30: Nearly one year on the nose after announcing the closure of a West Ashley location, the Sofa Super Store family of stores announced it would close it's remaining two locations due to poor...
5:03 am on Wednesday December 28, 2011

Nearly 1 in 9 Kmart and Sears locations to close

Flickr user Timothy Valentine "K" marks the spot? On Tuesday, the company behind Kmart and Sears announced that due to disappointing yearly growth, they would close 100 to 120 stores — that's nearly one in every nine stores that will close. However...
12:53 am on Wednesday December 28, 2011

Nearly 1 in 9 Kmart and Sears locations to close

Image by Flickr user Timothy Valentine "K" marks the spot?On Tuesday, the company behind Kmart and Sears announced that due to disappointing yearly growth, they would close 100 to 120 stores — that's nearly one in every nine stores that will close....
5:17 am on Tuesday July 28, 2009

King Street businesses struggle with expensive rent

Image by Flickr user EyebeeImage by 20090728-king.jpg The combined effects of the recession plus extremely high rent costs are taking a major toll on King Street businesses. In less than a year, thirteen businesses have closed on the major hub in...
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