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These Fashion and Beauty Brands Are Giving Employees Time Off to Vote on Election Day 2020

Major brands and retailers are declaring Election Day as a paid holiday or giving employees paid time off to ensure they can vote in the upcoming presidential election.

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J.C. Penney Reaches Tentative $1.75B Deal With Mall Cos., Lenders

The retailer told a Texas bankruptcy court Wednesday that it agreed to a tentative deal toward a sale that would keep its doors open.

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PVH Registers More Quarterly Losses, but Beats Wall Street’s Expectations

Despite nearly $52 million in losses, the company sees strength in its digital and international businesses.

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Retail Workers Face Rough Road in Corporate Bankruptcies

Store employees face a disproportionate burden of job insecurity and loss of vital benefits, and tend to lack a strong voice in the process.

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J.C. Penney Moves With Lenders Amid ‘Stalemate’ With Other Prospects

The retailer said it’s at an impasse with prospective third-party bidders, and that it plans to move on a sale deal with its lenders.

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Exiting Bankruptcy

Some major retailers who filed for Chapter 11 during the pandemic are moving onward after a trip in court during an extraordinary time.

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J.C. Penney Plods On In Talks Toward Sale Deal

The retailer told a Texas bankruptcy court Wednesday that negotiations on a sale are still ongoing.

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Stein Mart Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

The off-price department store said it will likely close all of its 281 brick-and-mortar locations.

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All the Major Fashion Brands and Retailers Severely Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic

Fashion Scoops

All the Major Fashion Brands and Retailers Severely Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic

A comprehensive look at the many ways the coronavirus has severely hit brands across the industry.

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John Tighe Resigns as President of Peerless Clothing

No successor has been named for North America’s largest manufacturer of tailored clothing.

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J.C. Penney Seeks Approval for $47.7M ‘Key Employee’ Payments

The retailer sought payments it argued were necessary to retain a number of key employees, who do not include top management.

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J.C. Penney Hurtles Toward a Sale Process

The retailer said Wednesday that it is moving “incredibly fast” toward a going concern sale, and negotiating with lenders and bidders.

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J.C. Penney’s Key Weeks Ahead

As the retailer turns in its business plan, the timing of its approval may determine an outcome between restructuring or possible sale.

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Bankruptcy Scorecard

Some retailers in bankruptcy during the pandemic are attempting to pull off a high-wire act. Here’s where they stand.

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J.C. Penney Works to Stay the Course

The retailer told a Texas bankruptcy court on Wednesday that it is aiming to hit key milestones this month around its business plan.

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