The Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority selected Robby Fountain on Wednesday as its new chairman to replace Cliffard Whitby, who resigned after he was indicted on federal charges. It also appointed Stephen Adams as its director to handle day-to
The chain’s CEO said the plan is to liquidate all U.S. stores, and likely those in Australia, France, Poland, Portugal and Spain. Stores in Canada, central Europe and Japan would remain open for potential buyers for those assets.
A 1 million-square-foot distribution center, possibly for Amazon.com, on Sardis Church Road in south Bibb County was approved Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, by the Macon-Bibb County Planning & Zoning Commission.