Ray’s Food Place Files Chapter 11; Josephine County Stores to Close
The parent company of Ray’s Food Place, C & K Market Incorporated of Brookings, has filed for reorganization under chapter 11 of the bankruptcy laws.
The three Josephine County Ray’s locations, one in Murphy and the two Grants Pass locations are slated for closure or to be sold. Two Jackson County locations, the Phoenix Ray’s and the Shop Smart store in White City are also set to close.
The company plans to close 16 of its 60 locations throughout Oregon and California, leaving about 500 employees without jobs.
73 employees work in the Josephine County stores and the closures are set for the end of this year.