Hhgreg closing all stores nationwide - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Hhgreg closing all stores nationwide

(Source: WTVM/Jeremy Hayes) (Source: WTVM/Jeremy Hayes)
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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Hhgregg of Columbus along with the other 219 stores nationwide will be closing by the end of May. 

After the March 3 closing announcement of 88 stores and 1,500 job losses, the appliance, electronics, and furniture retailer filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and had until April 7 to find a buyer.

This will be the fourth major business closing in Columbus after the announcements of Raymond Rowe Furniture, Kmart, and Sears.

Hhgregg is currently having a liquidation sale that will last until the store's closing. 

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