Trim 4 Life Friday announced it will try to sell its clinics in most of the United States and Canada, including its seven outlets in Erie and Niagara counties.
In the meantime, the company said arrangements are being made with Nutri/System and Diet Centers for Trim 4 Life customers to get four weeks of free service.
The Los Angeles-based company unexpectedly closed most of its offices Monday.
A statement released by the company said the closing and sale are due to the "weak economy."
It said it intends to continue operating in Michigan and Minnesota.