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Wet Seal

Wet Seal Now a Crowdsourced, Fast-Fashion E-tailer

Wet Seal will first operate online, and could include a wholesale component down the road.

Wet Seal, BCBG, Bebe Among Brands With Strong Resale Value

Crocs ranked first, following the new campaign with Drew Barrymore.

Wet Seal Store Closing Sales Net More Than $15M

The retailer reported the results of its store liquidation to a bankruptcy court judge.

Ross Opens More Than Two Dozen Stores Amid Wider Retail Struggles

While store closures are rife in retail, Ross Stores is moving ahead with plans to open close to 100 stores…

YM Bids $1.5M on Wet Seal IP

The Canada-based retailer's offer for Wet Seal's intellectual property makes it the stalking-horse bidder…

Life After Death

Can brands find redemption and reinvent themselves after bankruptcy?

Creditors Say Wet Seal Faces Sales Shortfall

Lackluster sales from the retailer's liquidation won't be enough to pay off unaccounted for administrative…

Wet Seal Faces Pushback From Landlords in Bankruptcy Case

A group of landlords are asking for immediate payment on rent.

New Breed of Chapter 22 Takes Shape as Wet Seal Bankruptcy Begins

Teen angst within the industry sunk the business, but new realities at retail are emerging from this latest…

Wet Seal Liquidation Begins

The company will shutter operations by the spring and has begun store closings after difficulty finding a…

Wet Seal Warns State of 148 Layoffs

The teen retailer, rumored to be considering a sale or bankruptcy, notified the state of layoffs at its…

Christopher & Bank Stock Tanks 32 Percent, CEO Exits

LuAnn Via has left the retailer, which reported a weaker than expected holiday season.

Wet Seal Sees Upside in Holiday Season

The retailer will dip its toe back into some markets it exited during the bankruptcy and sees giftable items…

Mamé Adjei Launches Wet Seal’s #IDefinePretty Ad Campaign

Fortifying a résumé that includes activist, beauty queen and "America's Next Top Model" runner-up, Mamé Adjei…

Retailers Struggling to Fill C-Suite With Qualified Candidates

Finding qualified c-suite executives is tough.