CHICAGO, Ill. -- Payless ShoeSource is adding 400 stores to its closing list, bringing the total number to about 800.
It filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy in April. Among the closings are nine locations in Chicago, including its State Street store.
Other store closures are:
3255 Broadway, Quincy, IL
4755 W. Cermak Rd., Cicero, IL
2800 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL
2909 W. Addison St., Chicago, IL
4547 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL
102 Broadview Village Square S., Broadview, IL
1C Clocktower Plaza, Elgin, IL
1196 W. Boughton, Bolingbrook, IL
3190 N. Water Street, Decatur, IL
Business analysts say online shopping has hurt the discount store. A full list of store closures can be found on the Payless ShoeSource website.