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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.

clock August 31, 2020Sindhu Sundar

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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.

clock August 12, 2020Sindhu Sundar

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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.

clock August 12, 2020Kellie Ell

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

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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.

clock August 6, 2020Layla Ilchi

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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.

clock August 4, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

JC Penney store at the Willowbrook Mall in Wayne, NJ.


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.

clock August 3, 2020Sindhu Sundar

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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.

clock July 29, 2020Sindhu Sundar

A J.C. Penney mall store.


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.

clock July 8, 2020Sindhu Sundar

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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.

clock July 6, 2020Sindhu Sundar

People waiting to shop amid the coronavirus pandemic in Brooklyn, NY.


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.

clock July 1, 2020Sindhu Sundar

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Brands Look for Security as Retail Starts Back Up

Some factors have been picking up business helping vendors ship as the trade credit insurance market has tightened.

clock June 25, 2020Evan Clark

Kohl's and Macy's prepare their Father's Day guides with robes, sneakers, and hats.

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Father’s Day Offers Hopes to Beleaguered Retailers

Activewear and updated basics are among the most popular items for customers who are just now returning to stores.

clock June 18, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

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J.C. Penney’s Suitors Circle in Bankruptcy Process

The company faces a key deadline next month that could decide its future.

clock June 17, 2020Evan Clark and Sindhu Sundar

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J.C. Penney Gets Rent Extension Amid Negotiations With Landlords

The bankrupt retailer, which has reopened some 475 stores, had sought an extension on its lease obligations for June and July.

clock June 11, 2020Sindhu Sundar

A J.C. Penney mall store.


J.C. Penney to Proceed With DIP Financing

The bankrupt retailer acknowledged its ongoing uncertainties, but said debtor-in-possession funds will help solidify a business plan.

clock June 4, 2020Sindhu Sundar

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