8 retailers that are shrinking across America
Analysts predicted that 2017 would be a rough year for retail stores.
Just a month and a half into the new year, that prophecy has proven to be true.
A wave of store closures has hit traditional retail chains, especially those with a high proportion of locations in malls.
Many chains that are closing stores are also facing a very real threat of bankruptcy.
Here are eight retailers that are disappearing across the US: