Bob’s Discount Furniture to close in Stamford in favor of Norwalk location

A major retailer is pulling up its stakes in Stamford in favor of Norwalk.
Bob's Discount Furniture says its current store on Hope Street in the Glenbrook Shopping Center will close Friday.
The next day, the company will open its newest location on Route 1 in Norwalk at the site of the former Toys R Us.
The furniture store is the latest in what is becoming a growing list of companies leaving Stamford and relocating to Norwalk.
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