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Vicki M. Young

Senior Editor, Financial

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Lampert’s ESL Confirms New Bid for Sears in ‘Excess’ of $5B

On top of buying 57 more real estate properties, there's an additional $139M to cover administrative expenses…

Eddie Lampert Keeps Alive $4.4B Bid for Sears Holdings

Lampert needs to make an additional $120 million deposit to keep his $4.4 billion bid alive and secure a…

Decision on Sears Holdings Likely This Week

The concern is that the current bid could likely leave Sears administratively insolvent, unless Eddie Lampert…

Bankruptcy Court Confirms Restructuring Plan for David’s Bridal

The approval paves the way for the retailer to exit bankruptcy court proceedings later this month.

FullBeauty Brands Finalizes Plan for a Pre-Packaged Bankruptcy

The plus-size apparel firm plans to file by around Feb. 4.

Old Bon-Ton Sites Could Get Reinvented

Three coming up for auction are in "Qualifed Opportunity Zones."

The Gentleman Retailer: Blake Nordstrom, 58

The copresident of Nordstrom Inc. passed away after being diagnosed with lymphoma last month.

Lampert Has a $2.6 Billion Back-up Plan for Sears Holdings

He plans a separate bid for certain assets if the ESL offer fails to get "qualifying bid" status.

What to Watch: Rising Cash Balances, IPO Activity Could Spur M&A Deals

Deal focus is expected to be less on technology and more on diversification.

What to Watch: 2019 Could Be a Big Year for Bankruptcies

Speculation is that those filing will be doing so for the first time, as well as many who will be doing their…

Future of Sears Holdings Still Up for Debate

The next hurdle for the ESL affiliate is getting "qualified" bid status so it can proceed to the Jan. 14…

Lampert’s ESL Investments Submits $4.4B Offer for Sears Holdings Corp.

The going-concern offer includes 425 stores, and $1.3 billion in financing from three financial institutions.

Sears’ Survival Questionable as the Company Faces Liquidation 

The company missed the deadline to find a new buyer while announcing the closure of 80 more stores.

Sears Details $443M in Expenses to Close 142 Stores

The closures were first revealed when Sears filed for bankruptcy in October.

Rebag Opens First Mall Store in Downtown Manhattan

The company will explore more mall-based locations in 2019.