close its doors

close its doors

To stop doing business, as of a failed enterprise. If the largest factory in town does close its doors, most people will be financially ruined.
See also: close, door

close its doors

(of a business) close down or fail. euphemistic
See also: close, door
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ONE of the region's best known independent jewellers is to close its doors after its owner announced his retirement.
A VALLEYS pub has become the latest in a long line of watering holes to close its doors.
HERE we go again, with yet another retailer due to close its doors in Middlesbrough town centre; on this occasion Laura Ashley on Linthorpe Road.
The news comes after a dismal year for the retail industry, which has seen big-named businesses close its doors amid mounting losses.
It will close its doors for the final time on Saturday and the business will move to becoming solely an internet business.
LIVERPOOL'S flagship conservation centre will permanently close its doors to the public at the end of the week.
Cooper-Standard Automotive's fluid-handling systems plant is expected to permanently close its doors on Industrial Park Crescent some time during their third quarter of this year.
Sad to report another Valley landmark - Dutton's Bookstore in North Hollywood - will close its doors after 45 years.
Between classes, performances, and wild parties, the twenty-year-old studio never seems to close its doors.
CAMBRIDGE, ON -- The Ottawa Withdrawal Management Centre will close its doors on October 1, 2004 for lack of support.
In May of 2001, Tarik Bragg walked away from a prosperous career as a Mercedes Benz fleet manager to reopen his father's restaurant Janet's Original Jerk Chicken Bragg recalls being moved to revamps the restaurant, which was forced to close its doors after the loss of its white patronage after the L.
The decision to close its doors to new business does not mean it is insolvent, but will now gradually wind itself down over the next 40 years as policies mature.
com, was forced to close its doors, Salomon Smith Barney analyst Tim Albright told the press: "They got a lot of usage, but they were generating a negative gross profit on every item they sold.
GARLAND, Texas -- After 16 years in business Texas Drug Warehouse will close its doors at the end of July.
Having the right business interruption coverage can make the difference between keeping a business alive and forcing it to close its doors forever.