Oct 18 Gap Inc said it would close all
its eight Banana Republic stores in the UK as the struggling
apparel retailer focuses on North America to revive its
The company said it expects to close majority of the eight
stores by the end of this year.
Banana Republic will continue to serve its UK customers
through www.bananarepublic.co.uk, Gap said.
The company said in May that it would shut 75 Old Navy and
Banana Republic stores overseas.
(Reporting by Jessica Kuruthukulangara in Bengaluru; Editing by