Retail Bum

Gap To Shutter All Stores In The U.K. And Ireland

Gap is planning to shutter all of its company-owned Gap and Gap Outlet stores in the U.K. and Ireland as part of its effort to revamp its operations.

The company, which has held its business in the U.K. since 1987 and in Ireland since 2006, plans to wind down its stores in a phased manner between the end of August and September this year. The company still plans to maintain its…