Bed, Bath & Beyond Closing 40 Locations in the First Half of the Year

The days of Bed, Bath & Beyond locations being seemingly everywhere are numbered. The chain, which specializes in home goods, will be closing 40 locations nationwide in the first half of the year. Some of the locations have already been closed and others on the list "no longer meet the standards our customers expect from us," the company said.

"We're continually evolving to serve our loyal Bed Bath & Beyond customers better — whether they come to us at one of our 900+ stores or are one of the millions who shop with us online each year," a spokesperson told PEOPLE. "We've just given over 150 of our most popular stores a multi-million dollar update and are continually investing in our stores and digital platform to give customers an even better experience however they choose to shop with us."

During a Jan. 8 quarterly earnings call, Bed, Bath & Beyond executives said they will close 60 stores, following the 14 closed in late 2019, reports USA Today. As of Nov. 30, the company had 981 Bed, Bath & Beyond locations in the U.S. and Canada. The company also has 278 World Market, Cost Plus World Market or Cost Plus stores, 126 buybuy Baby stores, 81 Christmas Tree Shops and 55 Harmon, Face Values or Harmon Face Values stores.

Bed, Bath & Beyond is also famous for its 20% off coupons. During the earnings call, new CEO Mark Tritton said they exploring new ways to keep the coupon alive.

"We know that the coupon is part of our heritage and our DNA, and we want to maintain that in our mix as part of our tools that we can reach out to customers with," he explained. "But we do see that there's an opportunity to readjust our value proposition directly with the customer."

The below list of stores includes stores that have already closed, plus stores that will close during the first half of the year.

California
Chino Hills: 13021 Peyton Drive
Encino: 17401 Ventura Blvd.
Hemet: 1165 S. Sanderson Ave.
Santa Clarita: 19211 Golden Valley Road
Tracy: 2886 West Grant Line Road

Connecticut
Shelton: 862 Bridgeport Ave.

District of Columbia
Washington D.C.: 709 7th Street NW

Florida
Tampa: 12803 Citrus Plaza Drive

Hawaii
Honolulu: 1200 Ala Moana Blvd.

Iowa
Council Bluffs: 3706 Metro Drive
West Des Moines: 6805 Mills Civic Parkway

Illinois
Chicago: 530 N. State Street
McHenry: 3340 Shoppers Drive
Mount Prospect: 1057 N. Elmhurst Rd.

Louisiana
Baton Rouge: 9001 Florida Blvd.

Maryland
Owings Mills: 10300 Reisterstown Road

New Jersey
Parsippany: 790 Route 46
Newton: 17 Hampton House Road
Sewell: 141 Tuckahoe Road Suite 190

New Mexico
Rio Rancho: 3575 NM Highway 528 NE

New York
Bronx: 610 Exterior Street
Cheektowaga: 3781 Union Road
West Nyack: 1406 Palisades Center Drive

North Dakota
Grand Forks: 3841 32nd Ave. South

Ohio
Cincinnati: 6068 Glenway Ave.
Grove City: Parkway Centre South, 1747 Stringtown Road
Mayfield Heights: East Gate Shopping Center, 1371 SOM Center Road
North Olmsted: 25975 Great Northern Plaza

Pennsylvania
Muncy: 290 South Lycoming Mall Road
Johnstown: Richland Town Centre, 340 Town Centre Drive

Rhode Island
Providence: 24 Providence Place

Texas
Austin: 9600 IH-35 Service Road
Harlingen: 2817 W. Expressway 83 Frontage
Houston: West Oaks Shopping Center, 2306 S Highway 6
Houston: 700 Meyerland Plaza
Houston: 6675 Highway 6 North

Utah
Midvale: The Family Center at Fort Union, 7210 S. Union Park Ave.
West Valley City: 3595 S. Constitution Blvd.

Virginia
Stafford: 1190 Stafford Marketplace

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Wisconsin
Racine: 2360 S. Green Bay Road

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