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Tupelo eatery Grady’s Korner Kitchen now closed

Grady’s Korner Kitchen – which opened last March as Grady’s – has closed, the family confirmed. The restaurant on the corner of Daybrite and South Green in Tupelo originally opened with the intent to bring back some nostalgia with the old Grady’s 10-Cent Hamburger Huts. Grady Wood founded that popular place many years ago. Alas, […]

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Target closing 133 stores in Canada after two-year run

Maybe Target isn’t all that after all. At least not to our friends up north. Way up north. Target announced it is shuttering its 133-store operation in Canada, just two years after launching there.  Consumers in Canada have complained about empty shelves and higher prices, and Target Canada could never get its mojo going. In […]

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American Eagle to close 150 stores in next three years

On Thursday, American Eagle Outfitters said it would close 150 of its stores over the next three years. And no, we don’t know which ones will close. The company’s store brands include American Eagle and aerie. The closures would include some 100 AE stores, with the rest being eerie stores. Last year, American Eagle closed a total of 42 […]

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Tupelo is home to an OfficeMax store.

Office Depot to close 400 stores, including some OfficeMax locations

Last year Office Depot completed its merger of OfficeMax, and today, it announced it would close 400 stores nationwide. The list of stores – which hasn’t been made – will include both Office Depot and OfficeMax stores in markets that overlap. The good news, at least in Tupelo, is that there’s an OfficeMax store in town, […]

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Walmart Supercenter on North Gloster working to reopen

We’ve had a few inquiries about the Barnes  Crossing District/North Gloster area in Tupelo and the status of businesses up there following yesterday’s tornado. Earlier, the Mall at Barnes Crossing said it was closed today because there was no electricity.  Moments ago, Walmart said its Supercenter on North Gloster, in the Big Oaks Shopping Center, is […]

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Coldwater Creek to liquidate all stores starting May 11

Women’s retailer Coldwater Creek is liquidating, which means it will be closing all of its stores.  The company, which hasn’t posted a profit since 2007, said is will begin going-out-of-business sales at its nearly 400 stores by Mother’s Day, May 11. Officials at The Mall at Barnes Crossing in Tupelo said they didn’t know when […]

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Staples to close 225 stores in North America

Office products superstore Staples is closing 225 of its North American locations by the end of 2015, the company said today. It did not identify which stores it would shutter.  Staples has two stores in Mississippi –  Tupel0 and Pascagoula. Says Bloomberg: …. the largest U.S. office-supplies chain, will close as many as 12 percent of […]

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