Breaking news.

Macy’s will be closing all of its stores effective 6pm EDT on March 17, 2020 and they will remain closed until April 1 sources say. This is in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Update: March 17, 2020 12:19 EDT
Bloomingdale’s, a part of Federated Department Stores, like Macy’s is also taking the same steps.

The online portion will not be affected according to sources.

The details on this story are ongoing, and updates will follow.