Orchard Supply Hardware shutting down all stores

Orchard Supply Hardware is closing all stores, including its 147 W. Shaw Ave. warehouse in Clovis. DANIEL LEON/CLOVIS ROUNDUP

In its second quarter sales and earnings report released Wednesday, Lowe’s announced the decision to close all 99 Orchard Supply Hardware stores by the end of the 2018 fiscal year.

Lowe’s Companies, Inc. decided to shut down OSH operations in order to focus on its core home improvement business, Lowe’s.

Clovis is home to a OSH store at Shaw and Villa avenues.

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