CFN – Over 5,000 workers across Canada will be losing their jobs as the Zeller’s stores will be shuttered by March 2013. Since the sale to Target the demise of the stores was not hard to predict. The stores closing were the ones not selected by Target for reopening under the Target brand.
The Zeller’s store in Cornwall Ontario is one of the stores slated for termination. Cornwall is also the home of the new Target Distribution center which is due to open soon.
List of Stores closing:
White Rock (Surrey), B.C.
Rocky Mountain House, Alta.
Moose Jaw, Sask.
Prince Albert, Sask.
Winnipeg, Man. (both locations)
Regina, Sask. (Victoria Square )
Ottawa, Ont. (Highway 15 location)
Toronto, Ont. (High Park location)
Barrie, Ont. (Kozlov Centre location)
Sudbury, Ont. (Southridge Mall location)
Sault Ste. Marie, Ont. (Northern Avenue location)
Elliot Lake, Ont.
Etobicoke, Ont. (Queensway location)
North York, Ont. (York Gate Mall location)
Niagara Falls, Ont. (Morrison Street location)
St. Thomas, Ont.
Windsor, Ont (Tecumseh Mall location)
Riviere Du Loup, Que.
New Minas, N.S.
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