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Fred’s to close 104 more stores before July

MEMPHIS, TN —Discount retailer Fred’s is planning to quickly close 104 more stores by the end of June that its identified as underperforming. The newest round of closures comes just weeks after Fred’s said it would close 159 underperforming stores by the end of May.

The latest round of store closings includes eight in Alabama, 16 in Arkansas, three in Florida,15 in Georgia, two in Illinois, two in Kentucky, nine in Louisiana, 18 in Mississippi, one in Missouri, two in North Carolina, nine in South Carolina, 15 in Tennessee and four in Texas.

One of the closing stores is Fred’s in Rutherfordton. The other is in Hickory.

North Carolina
Hickory: 2350 Springs Road NE
Rutherfordton: 150 Park Lane Drive