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Mandee in Melville Closing

The women's clothing store is one of several locations that will close its doors this month.

 in Melville is in its final days.

The women's clothing store, located on Walt Whitman Road (Route 110) is one of several of the chain's locations that will likely shut its doors this month.

Bloomberg News and Woman's Wear Daily reported on Monday that the chain's parent company, Big M, is preparing to declare bankruptcy. Mandee, a privately held company, has not confirmed the reports. 

An employee at the Melville location said the store has been given a 10-day closing notice, but has not been told the exact date the store will be shut down.  The shop is currently having a liquidation sale with major discounts on all items.

The Melville location is joining a handful of other Long Island Mandee stores that are closing. Employees at the Commack location  and the Smithtown store is in its .

Big_E February 15, 2012 at 12:25 AM
Ugh. Another Huntington store closing...last one to leave, please turn off the lights!
Kimberly Glutz February 16, 2012 at 05:09 PM
I didn't realize that this was a bankruptcy issue, I thought it was another landlord leasing issue and so am saddened to learn that this is not the only Mandee's closing on Long Island! I have been a loyal Mandee's shopper ever since high school and so will miss this clothing retailer. Is there a confirmed list of location closings?
Diane Schaber February 17, 2012 at 11:14 AM
wow, is there going to be anywhere for the teens to shop that they can actually afford and like?

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