An Orvis store in Salem will close in late January. James Hathaway, a spokesman for Vermont-based Orvis, told The Roanoke Times
that the company is closing the Salem outlet because of uncertainty at
the West Salem Plaza, a retail center that has been for sale
In February, Orvis announced it was closing its two outlet stores in
the Roanoke Valley, which included the Salem store and another one
in downtown Roanoke. The downtown Roanoke outlet closed in March.
Hathaway said the only other Roanoke retail location for Orvis, at
19 Campbell Ave. in downtown Roanoke, is thriving and will remain open.