Defunct stores of yesterday, yesteryear
First opened: 1998
Locations: Fall River (distribution center), and 162 stores in the US
TJX Cos. announced earlier this year that it would be shuttering the A.J. Wright chain, a move that slashed roughly 1,400 jobs across the state and took its biggest toll on Fall River, where 800 positions will be eliminated at a distribution center by early next year.