Coldwater Creek calling it quits

Coldwater Creek is going out of business
Coldwater Creek is going out of business

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WIVB) – A woman’s clothing chain, Coldwater Creek, is going out of business after apparently failing to find a buyer.

Coldwater Creek has a store in Orchard Park and a dozen stores across New York State, as well as a very active online business. The firm will be winding things down and start liquidation sales soon.

Coldwater tried to find a buyer over the past six months but came up short. The firm lost nearly $60 million in thirst three quarters of the fiscal year and hasn’t turned an annual profit since 2007.

Coldwater Creek started as a catalog business and currently operates about 350 stores. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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