Wet Seal is a chain of clothing stores aimed at young, trendy women.
All about Wet Seal
Wet Seal is a chain of clothing stores that sell trendy clothes at low prices aimed at teens and young women who want to look fashionable but not spend much cash. They sell everything from everyday tops and bottoms to dresses for fancier occasions where you might want to get dressed up a bit. Even though their prices are already low, you can get even better deals on Wet Seal clothing if you know how to shop there - so we're going to tell you how!
The first thing you should do is add them to your favorite stores here on Tiendeo so that you never miss a deal when there are good sales or coupons at Wet Seal. You should also check out their website, www.wetseal.com. You can sign up for their newsletter, which is full of information about the latest trends, plus the promotions and updates there are going on at Wet Seal, including discounts that only subscribers get. You can also shop their sale section for even steeper discounts.
The history of Wet Seal
Wet Seal started out when they acquired 237 stores that had previously belonged to Contempo Casuals. That happend in 1995, and Wet Seal kept expanding and expanding. At one point, they had 428 locations in the United States and Puerto Rico.
However, in late January 2015, the stores announced that they were filing for bankruptcy.
What's going to happen to Wet Seal now?
As many fans of Wet Seal were saddened to hear, the stores offiically filed for bankruptcy on January 16, 2015. Two years later, they've confirmed to the media that they're going to be closing all Wet Seal locations. News outlets reported that the closure would take place immediately, and that all Wet Seal stores would be closed and all of their staff and employees would lose their jobs.
So, what's next? So far, the website is still available for onilne shopping. However, a lot of items are marked down quite a bit, and there's a big message at the top of the page that all sales are final. If you've ever wanted to get really low prices on Wet Seal clothing, then now is your chance to snap up some great deals.
But they may be the last deals you can get at Wet Seal. We'll have to wait and see what happens.