WESTBOROUGH, Mass. — BJ's Wholesale here said Thursday that it has decided to pursue a possible sale of the company, confirming recent speculation that the club-store operator would put itself on the block. In a prepared statement, the publicly traded company said a committee of independent director has engaged Morgan Stanley to assist in pursuing strategic alternatives, including a possible sale. Last month BJ's said it would close five clubs and lay off almost 500 workers as part of a ...

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