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Haley Bennett for Interview.

Media

Fabien Baron Gearing Up for Fight Over Interview Magazine Bankruptcy

The photographer, former director and now creditor of the magazine has some lingering questions for its owner, Peter Brant.

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A liquidation plan will shutter 730 stores.

Retail

THE WWD LIST: Who’s Closing Stores in 2018

Retailers and brands typically realign their store fleets, but sometimes store closings are due to bankruptcies and liquidations.

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A Nine West storefront.

Fashion Scoops

Nine West, Bandolino Brands Sold to ABG for $340 Million

The deal will help bankrupt Nine West Holdings restructure its balance sheet to focus on its more profitable businesses.

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A Rockport storefront.

Financial

Footwear Firm Rockport Group Files Chapter 11 Petition

An affiliate of Charlesbank Equity Fund IX has agreed to be the “stalking horse” for Rockport’s assets.

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Gymboree

Business Features

Think Tank: A Playbook for Reducing Length — and Pain — of Retail Bankruptcies

Jim Mesterharm and Spencer Ware of global consulting firm AlixPartners LLP share insights and tactics.

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Bon-Ton stores will soon go dark.

Financial

Bon-Ton Liquidation Puts Focus on Retail Landscape

According to credit ratings agencies, retail credit defaults are on the rise.

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Exterior view of a Bon-Ton store

Financial

Bon-Ton Stores to Wind Down Operations

As expected, the company will liquidate and shutter all operations.

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Outside a Bon-Ton location.

Fashion Scoops

Bon-Ton Bankruptcy Auction: Going, Going…

Heading into the auction, it looked like it would be just liquidators bidding against each other for Bon-Ton’s assets.

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Exterior view of a Bon-Ton store

Financial

Bon-Ton’s Bankruptcy Judge Nixes Fee Request

There are now growing concerns that a liquidation could be more likely than not.

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Outside a Bon-Ton location.

Financial

Bon-Ton Auction Delayed; Investor Group Identified

Bon-Ton’s fate will be known next week.

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Iman, Elsa Benitez in the Gloria Vanderbilt campaign last year.

Financial

Nine West in Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Court Proceedings

Authentic Brands Group is the stalking horse for the Nine West and Bandolino footwear and handbag businesses.

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Exterior view of a Bon-Ton store

Financial

Bon-Ton’s Fate Still a Cliff-hanger

Liquidators are expected to make GOB bids, and there is hope that a private equity firm would proceed with a going-concern offer.

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Outside a Bon-Ton location.

Retail

Bon-Ton in Talks With Possible Buyers

Bon-Ton said the talks are connected to a “going-concern bid” that would keep the company in business.

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A Claire's storefront.

Financial

Claire’s Planning to Exit From Chapter 11 in September

Claire’s plans to file its pre-negotiated plan of reorganization in April.

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A Claire's store front.

Financial

Claire’s Stores Files Chapter 11 Petition in Delaware

Claire’s said it has the support of most of its debt holders, and plans to exit bankruptcy in September 2018.

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