MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Payless Shoesource is closing about 400 stores after they filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy.
In a statement, Payless CEO W. Paul Jones called this a "difficult, but necessary decision driven by the continued challenges of the retail environment."
The list of closing stores includes several Mid-South locations:
Jonesboro (1518 S Caraway Rd)
Helena-West Helena (Twin City Shopping Center)
Blytheville (Porters Common Shopping Center)
Forrest City (2212 N Washington St)
Clarksdale (832 S State St)
Memphis (3122 Lamar Ave)
Jackson (2097 S Highland Ave)
Jackson (West Towne Shopping Center)
Click here for a full list of closing stores and to see where you can shop now if your store is closing.