J.C. Penney has announced that it plans to close three of its stores this spring.
According to the retailer, in addition, more locations face having their doors permanently shut as well.
The company says it will evaluate which locations may not be meeting financial targets.
As of right now, J.C. Penney has more than 860 stores operating across the U.S. and Puerto Rico.
In the last nine weeks, the company also says sales are down between 3.5% and 5.4%.