Fashion and retail are in a down cycle — and bankruptcy might not protect them anymore.
In days when bankruptcy meant reorganization, firms had plenty of breathing room to get their affairs in order and then, hopefully, come out of Chapter 11. No longer. Changes in the bankruptcy code have complicated the quest for retail reincarnation — and the evaporation of financing in the past nine months has made it even harder.
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