Ann Taylor will close on Saturday, Britt Johnson, a district manager with Ann Inc., said in an email. She referred questions about why the store is closing to the company’s corporate office. That office did not respond Wednesday to requests for comment.
Brad Rogers, the general manager of Friendly Center, said the center already has prospects for the 5,500-square-foot store. Rogers said he would like to see another fashion retailer in that space.
This is the second prominent space to close in the Shops at Friendly Center. Coldwater Creek closed all of its stores last year. The space it occupied in the Shops at Friendly Center, the corner spot across from Ann Taylor, remains vacant.
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