Country Curtains liquidating after more than 60 years
October 17, 2017,
Lee, Mass. – Struggling to compete in the e-commerce era, Country Curtains is closing up shop.
The company announced its liquidation earlier this month and launched going-out-of-business sales online and at its 19 retail locations. Nancy Fitzpatrick, vice chairman of The Fitzpatrick Companies, parent of Country Curtains, said in a statement posted on the company’s site that time for an alternative plan had run out.
The business was founded by her parents Jack and Jane Fitzpatrick 61 years ago. Country Curtains employed 360 people, according to a report from MassLive.com.
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