Mills Halifax closes after 96 years due to poor sales

JULY 2015 - The closure of Mills on Spring Garden Road should spark action from the municipal government, a business leader said Thursday. 

The Halifax department store closed Thursday after nearly a century in business.

“This is a sad day for the people who work at Mills, as well as their families, the people who shop at Mills and the people who sell to Mills,” said co-owners Lisa Gallivan and Candace Thomas in a release. 

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