because they are closing redundant locations within a certain vicinity of other stores which are outperforming (mall locations first, strip mall second)
Then they are opening new stores that will play well with their Amazon pick up location stores, due to the opportunity that exists there for their partnership.
Look at this at trimming the fat. They still need to hire for the new locations that they’re opening Q3.
Lastly GNC is hiring like mad for warehouse associates because they’re ramping their business to move back towards online shopping with this second wave.
A guy who knows a guy