Bad News for Bed Bath & Beyond

Company will close 40 stores, but also open 15 ‘next-generation lab stores’
By Polly Davis Doig,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 14, 2019 5:41 AM CDT
 (NEWSER) – Bed Bath & Beyond is looking to shut 40 of its 1,024 stores amid slumping sales in an attempt to revitalize its struggling brand that includes opening 15 new “next-generation lab stores” that place what its CEO calls “a greater emphasis on home decor, food and beverage, and health and beauty care.”