Find stores that are going out of business by checking with your local government for listings of bankruptcy records of businesses closing. If you are specifically looking to buy discounted merchandise, check bidspotter.com, auctionservices.com and business.com. These sites sell inventory for businesses closing their doors. An online search can also provide information.
- Check public records
Bankruptcy filings are, by law, public record. Your local government can provide information of businesses going bankrupt.
- Check online liquidation companies
Look at websites for liquidation companies, such as bidspotter.com, auctionservices.com and business.com. At business.com, go to the surplus business section.
- Search the Internet
Finally, look online for articles discussing specifically which businesses are closing their doors.