- Gap is closing all its UK and Ireland stores by the end of September, but said it would still sell clothes online.
- The retailer has been struggling amid rising e-commerce competition.
- Falling sales for its Gap brand have been offset by the success of its Old Navy and Athleta lines.
- See more stories on Insider’s business page.
Gap is closing all stores in the UK and the Republic of Ireland as sales fall globally for the fashion brand.
It will close all 81 stores by the end of September, but continue selling clothes online, it said Wednesday.