Express Is Closing These 95 Stores in 2024

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Malls and shopping centers across the country are losing Express stores and factory outlets.
Updated May 21, 2024
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Express shoppers might end up using their favorite rewards credit card a little less often in 2024: The clothing retailer is closing many locations across the country.

Express filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in April, and that resulted in stores closing from coast to coast.

The closings affect both Express and Express Factory Outlet stores that sell clothing, accessories, and other items. Check this list to see if your favorite Express store is disappearing.

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Arizona

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  • 3111 W. Chandler Blvd., Chandler

Arizona will still have three Express locations after the closing of the store in Chandler.

California

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  • 224 Los Cerritos Center, Cerritos
  • 234 Stonewood St., Downey
  • 5680 Bay St., Emeryville
  • 200 E. Via Rancho Parkway, Escondido
  • 645 Shaw Ave., Fresno
  • 500 Lakewood Blvd., Lakewood
  • 2149 Montclair Plaza, Montclair
  • 22500 Town Circle, Moreno Valley
  • 3030 Plaza Bonita Road, National City
  • 1640 Camino Del Rio N., San Diego
  • 4485 La Jolla Village Drive, San Diego
  • 2800 N. Main St., Santa Ana
  • 2855 Stevens Creek Blvd., Santa Clara
  • 14006 Riverside Drive, Sherman Oaks
  • 202 W. Hillcrest Drive, Thousand Oaks
  • 24201 Valencia Blvd., Valencia

California will still have the most Express locations of any state in the country, but these closings will drop the number of stores from 48 to 32 stores.

Colorado

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  • 1 W. Flatiron Drive, Broomfield
  • 500 16th St., Denver
  • 5971 Sky Pond Drive, Loveland

All three store closings announced by Express will impact the greater Denver area, leaving three other locations in Colorado open: Stores in Aurora, Littleton, and another location in Denver.

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Connecticut

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  • 7 Backus Ave., Danbury
  • 181 Greenwich Ave., Greenwich
  • 125 W. Main St., Westport
  • 194 Buckland Hills Drive #2500, Manchester (Express Factory Outlet)

The closings in Connecticut include an Express Factory Outlet where customers could buy Express clothes, accessories, and other items at a discounted price.

District of Columbia

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  • 555 11th St. NW, Washington, D.C.

The closed Express store was the only location for the retailer in the District of Columbia.

Florida

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  • 19501 Biscayne Blvd., Aventura
  • 27001 U.S. Highway 19 N., Clearwater
  • 401 Biscayne Blvd., Miami
  • 904 Lincoln Road, Miami
  • 8021 Citrus Park, Tampa

Miami will still have four Express locations after the closure of the Lincoln Road and Biscayne Boulevard stores.

Georgia

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  • 1174 N. Point Parkway, Alpharetta
  • 230 18th St., Atlanta
  • 400 Ernest W. Barrett Parkway, Kennesaw
  • 800 Steven B. Tanger Blvd., Commerce (Express Factory Outlet)

Atlanta will still have two Express locations after the store on 18th Street closes.

Hawaii

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  • 98-1005 Moanalua Road, Aiea

The Express store near Honolulu was the only store in the state of Hawaii, leaving residents without an in-person option for shopping.

Illinois

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  • 17 N. State St., Chicago
  • 655 W. Diversey Parkway, Chicago
  • 134 St. Clair Square, Fairview Heights
  • 3333 W. Touhy Ave., Lincolnwood

Chicago is losing two Express locations, but the store at Water Tower Place on Michigan Avenue’s famed Magnificent Mile will remain open.

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Indiana

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  • 2121 Southlake Mall, Merrillville
  • 800 N. Green River Road, Evansville (Express Factory Outlet)

The Southlake Mall location isn’t the only Express store in a mall that is closing as part of the shutdown.

Malls have been struggling in recent years due to the growth of online shopping, the COVID-19 pandemic, and the bankruptcies of companies such as Express.

Iowa

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  • 4444 First Ave. NE, Cedar Rapids (Express Factory Outlet)
  • 320 W. Kimberly Road, Davenport (Express Factory Outlet)
  • 150 Tanger Drive, Williamsburg (Express Factory Outlet)

Iowa’s two retail Express stores in West Des Moines and Coralville weren’t affected, while the three closings are all at outlet stores.

Louisiana

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  • 355 Boardwalk Blvd., Bossier City (Express Factory Outlet)

Louisiana’s three Express stores in the state will remain open. On the other hand, the factory outlet in Bossier City is closing.

Maryland

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  • 11160 Veirs Mill Road, Wheaton
  • 8200 Perry Hall Blvd., Baltimore (Express Factory Outlet)
  • 2300 North Salisbury Blvd., Salisbury (Express Factory Outlet)

Maryland will still have four locations in malls in the state, with Express stores in Montgomery Mall in Bethesda, the Towson Town Center in Baltimore, and the Annapolis Mall and Columbia Mall remaining open.

Massachusetts

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  • 109 Newbury St., Boston
  • 20-36 District Ave., Dorchester
  • 104B N. Dartmouth Mall, North Dartmouth

Newbury Street in Boston is known for its shopping district and high-end stores that residents and visitors like to frequent, but they will have to do that without an Express store now.

Michigan

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  • 14600 Lakeside Circle, Sterling Heights
  • 6650 Westnedge Ave., Portage (Express Factory Outlet)

The Sterling Heights Express in the Lakeside Mall was doomed when it was announced that the mall plans to shut its doors for the last time on July 1.

Minnesota

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  • 4101 W. Division St., St. Cloud

Express will be saying goodbye to its location at the Crossroads Center in St. Cloud, but seven other locations in the state will remain open.

Missouri

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  • 7120 NW 86 Terrace, Kansas City

Kansas City residents will still be able to shop at the Express store on Nichols Road, which the company will keep open.

Nebraska

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  • 414 Gateway Mall, Lincoln

With closure of the Express location at Gateway Mall, Nebraska will be reduced to just one Express store for the entire state. That store is located in Omaha.

Nevada

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  • 1300 Sunset Road, Henderson

While the Henderson store is closing, residents will still be able to choose from four locations in nearby Las Vegas that will remain open.

New Hampshire

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  • 2 Common Court, North Conway (Express Factory Outlet)

One reason stores like the one in North Conway may be closing is that customers aren’t returning to shop.

“They used to be good in 2010-ish and one day their quality wasn't worth the price tag so I stopped going,” said Reddit user Sad-Firefighter-5738.

New Jersey

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  • 1750 Deptford Center Road, Deptford Township
  • 3710 Route 9, Freehold
  • 4403 Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing
  • 110 Garden State Plaza, Paramus
  • 250 Woodbridge Center Drive, Woodbridge
  • 112 Eisenhower Parkway, Livingston (Express Factory Outlet)
  • 400 New Jersey 38, Moorestown (Express Factory Outlet)

New Jersey is losing five of its 17 Express locations. Paramus customers will still be able to shop at another location in the city.

New York

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  • 1701 Sunrise Highway, Bayshore
  • 26th Avenue and Bell Boulevard, Bayside
  • 5036 Kings Plaza, Brooklyn
  • 129 5th Ave., Manhattan
  • 514 Broadway, Manhattan
  • 1552 North Broadway, Manhattan
  • 3513 Long Beach Road, Oceanside
  • 2034 Green Acres Mall, Valley Stream
  • 5130 Xavier Drive, Yonkers
  • 490 Fulton St., Brooklyn (Express Factory Outlet)
  • 1 Sangertown Square, Hartford (Express Factory Outlet)

The closings in New York include the Express flagship store in Times Square that the retailer opened a decade ago.

North Carolina

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  • 6801 Northlake Mall Drive, Charlotte
  • 3320 Silas Creek Parkway, Winston-Salem

The retailer’s closing of the Express store at Northlake Mall is another blow for the struggling shopping center. It has lost several other retail chain stores, including an Apple store last year.

Ohio

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  • 7540 Bales St., Liberty Township
  • 5001 Monroe, Toledo

Express is headquartered in Columbus, but two of Ohio’s stores are closing anyway.

Pennsylvania

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  • 1521 Walnut St., Philadelphia
  • 901 Market St., Philadelphia (Express Factory Outlet)

The closures of Express on Walnut Street and the factory outlet on Market Street leave Philadelphia with only one Express location.

Rhode Island

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  • 400 Bald Hill Road, Warwick

Rhode Island will be left with only one Express store for the state after the closing of this location at Warwick Mall.

Tennessee

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  • 1800 Galleria Blvd., Franklin

In a statement about the Express store closings, company CEO Stewart Glendinning said stores like the one in Franklin are closing as part of “an important step that will strengthen our financial position and enable Express to continue advancing our business initiatives.”

Texas

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  • 305 West FM 1382, Cedar Hill
  • 5488 S. Padre Island Drive, Corpus Christi
  • 13350 Dallas Parkway, Dallas
  • 1500 Harvey Road, College Station (Express Factory Outlet)
  • 6906 N. Loop 1604 E., San Antonio (Express Factory Outlet)

Texas will still have the third-highest number of Express stores in the country after the closings above.

Virginia

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  • 4802 Valley View Blvd., Roanoke
  • 21100 Dulles Town Center, Sterling

Dulles Town Center has struggled in recent years and a new investor recently bought the property to redevelop it. However, that move comes too late to save the Express location there from closing.

Washington

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  • 8700 NE Vancouver Mall Drive, Vancouver
  • 4750 Division St., Spokane (Express Factory Outlet)

News reports say the Vancouver Mall has been bringing in more small businesses and local tenants recently. However, national retailer Express is walking away.

Wisconsin

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  • 89 East Towne Mall, Madison
  • 210 N. Gasser Road, Baraboo (Express Factory Outlet)

Outlets at the Dells will be without the Express Factory Outlet when it closes there. However, other retailers such as Coach, Nike, and Ulta Beauty will remain.

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