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Vintage Zayre Department Store TV Commercials

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The Epic Rise And Fall of Zayre S01E18 Defunct Retailers (Commerce Alive To Die)

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Top 10 Forgotten Department Stores

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Inside An Abandoned Ames In Kentucky *Tons Of Items & Cars Inside*

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Zayre - Shop Around The Clock (1986)

Zayre was a chain of discount stores that operated in the eastern half of the United States from 1956 to 1990. The company's headquarters was in Framingham, Massachusetts. In October 1988, Zayre's parent company, Zayre Corp., sold the stores to the competing Ames Department Stores, Inc. chain, and in June 1989, Zayre Corp. merged with one of its subsidiaries, The TJX Companies, parent company of T.J. Maxx. A number of stores retained the Zayre name until 1990, by which time all stores were either closed or converted into Ames stores.
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