Pier 1 Imports to permanently close all stores, including McKinney location

Pier 1 announced a companywide closure May 19. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
Pier 1 announced a companywide closure May 19. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Pier 1 announced a companywide closure May 19. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

The McKinney location of Pier 1 Imports at 2821 Craig Drive, Ste. 100, will close after it sells off its remaining inventory at an unknown date. The store is currently closed because of coronavirus-related restrictions but is expected to reopen for the liquidation process.

Pier 1 confirmed May 19 that it is preparing to go out of business “as soon as reasonably possible” after failing to secure a buyer that would have allowed it to continue operations.


“Unfortunately, the challenging retail environment has been significantly compounded by the profound impact of COVID-19, hindering our ability to secure such a buyer and requiring us to wind down,” Pier 1 CEO Robert Riesbeck said in a news release.

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By Miranda Jaimes
Miranda has been in the North Texas area since she graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014. She reported and did design for a daily newspaper in Grayson County before she transitioned to a managing editor role for three weekly newspapers in Collin County. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 covering Tarrant County news, and is now back in Collin County as the editor of the McKinney edition.


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