(KSLA) - Sears is closing three stores in North Louisiana.
And in the process, two Shreveport-Bossier City malls and one in Monroe will lose anchor tenants.
Workers at the three locations were informed Wednesday that the closures come as part of the company's ongoing efforts to streamline operations and focus on its best stores, a company spokesman said.
Closing in early September will be the Sears stores at:
- in Mall St. Vincent at 3601 Southern Ave. in Shreveport
- in Pierre Bossier Mall at 2950 E. Texas St. in Bossier City
- in Pecanland Mall at 4800 Millhaven Road in Monroe,
Liquidation sales will begin as early as June 22 at three stores.
The three North Louisiana locations were not on lists of previously announced closures.
"We have identified approximately 100 non-profitable stores, many of which will begin store closing sales in the near future," the company announced May 31.
The same date, the company released a list of 63 more stores to be closed.
The Shreveport-Bossier City and Monroe locations were not among them.