School supplies retailer Kings Beauty Supply says it is closing its doors

School supplies retailer Kings Beauty Supply says it is closing its doors

August 29, 2021 Comments Off on School supplies retailer Kings Beauty Supply says it is closing its doors By admin

The Kings Beauty supply store in Chicago’s South Side has announced it is shutting its doors for good.KBSW-TV reports the store closed for good on Monday and will be replaced by a new store in an industrial area near the corner of Wabash and North avenues.KCBS-TV spoke with store managers at the store, and they said they are closing because of the economic downturn.

They said they did not want to lose a customer.KBTW reports the Kings Beauty store in the city’s South Shore was the last of its kind in the country.KBJW reports that in recent years, KBSW reports Kings Beauty had been under scrutiny for selling more than $5 million worth of products without a government permit.KBAY-TV reported in 2016 that the store had been cited for having too many employees.

The South Side shop was one of the largest in the Chicago area and was one the largest suppliers of school supplies to the city.