Xpect Discounts closing draws near

More than 50 people will be laid off from work when Xpect Discounts closes: Milford’s Xpect Discounts at 480 Boston Post Road is expected to close March 26.
According to a notice posted on the state Department of Labor website, 52 workers at the Milford Xpect store will be laid off from their jobs as of April 1, giving them time to pack up the store after the final day of sales.

The parent company of Xpect is also closing its store in Cromwell, affecting 61 workers, and in East Haven, affecting 65 workers. The company previously closed stores in Danbury, North Haven, and Derby.

The parent chain Marc’s operates 58 grocery stores in Ohio.