More than 95 percent of the stores set to be closed in the U.S. are within 10 miles of another Wal-Mart. The Bentonville, Arkansas, company said it is working to ensure that workers are placed in nearby locations.

  • Worcester
    25 Tobias Boland Way
    2.16 mi
  • West Boylston
    137 W Boylston St
    6.42 mi
  • Leicester
    20 Soojian Dr
    6.92 mi
  • Northborough
    200 Otis St
    7.59 mi
  • North Oxford
    742 Main St
    7.71 mi
  • Whitinsville
    100 Valley Pkwy
    11.94 mi



The store closures will start at the end of the month.

The announcement comes three months after Wal-Mart Stores Inc. CEO Doug McMillon told investors that the world’s largest retailer would review its fleet of stores with the goal of becoming more nimble in the face of increased competition from all fronts, including from online rival

Will Worcester be one?