HAMDEN, Conn. (WTNH) – The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. announced today it will close its Bon-Ton store at the Hamden Mart. The Company will not renew the lease, which terminates January 31, 2017. The closing will impact 61 employees. The store will remain open until the end of its lease.
“Closing this store was a difficult decision,” commented Kathryn Bufano, president and chief executive officer for The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. “We would like to thank the loyal customers who have shopped with Bon-Ton over the years as well as our devoted store associates for their dedication and friendly customer service to this community.”
The affected associates at the Hamden Mart Bon-Ton location will be considered for available opportunities at other store locations or receive career transition benefits, including severance, according to established practices and state employment service support.