Vicki M. Young

Sears limped into bankruptcy with just $6.94B in assets and $11.34B in liabilities.

Financial

Sears Holdings Corp. Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Petition

For now, both the Sears and Kmart nameplates and their online and mobile platforms will continue in operation.

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Sears limped into bankruptcy with just $6.94B in assets and $11.34B in liabilities.

Retail

Sears Bankruptcy Filing Seen Drawing Nearer

Sources expect that even with a Chapter 11 filing, Sears will still end up in liquidation mode.

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Sears limped into bankruptcy with just $6.94B in assets and $11.34B in liabilities.

Retail

The Sears Tailspin Has Some Liquidators Sharpening Their Pencils

The appointment of a trustee if Sears files a Chapter 7 is expected to result in a messy and lengthy legal process.

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Kmart chairman Edward Lampert listens during a news conference to announce the merger of Kmart and Sears in New York . Kmart is acquiring Sears, one of the most venerable names in U.S. retailing, in a surprise $11 billion deal that will create the nation's third-largest retailerKMART SEARS MERGER, NEW YORK, USA

Retail

Sears: The Winners and Losers

With 866 stores still in operation, a Sears bankruptcy would have a major impact on the retail sector.

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Kmart chairman Edward Lampert listens during a news conference to announce the merger of Kmart and Sears in New York . Kmart is acquiring Sears, one of the most venerable names in U.S. retailing, in a surprise $11 billion deal that will create the nation's third-largest retailerKMART SEARS MERGER, NEW YORK, USA

Financial

Shares of Sears Holdings Drop on Bankruptcy Fears

Sears has a $134 million debt payment due on Monday.

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A Vince Camuto ad image.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Camuto Group to Be Acquired by ABG, DSW for $375 Million

ABG has also partnered with Ariel Chaus for the acquisition of the Bernard Chaus Inc. brands from Camuto Group.

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Kmart chairman Edward Lampert listens during a news conference to announce the merger of Kmart and Sears in New York . Kmart is acquiring Sears, one of the most venerable names in U.S. retailing, in a surprise $11 billion deal that will create the nation's third-largest retailerKMART SEARS MERGER, NEW YORK, USA

Retail

Sears Holdings Adds Restructuring Expert to Board

Restructuring expert Alan J. Carr has joined Sears’ board of directors.

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Markets

Howard Schlossberg, 76, Founder of Judy’s Group

Schlossberg was the founder of Judy’s Group, a women’s apparel firm.

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The Reef Escape marble print collection.

Mergers and Acquisitions

VF Inks Deal to Sell Reef Brand to The Rockport Group

The deal is expected to close later this month.

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The homepage from Cabi's new web site.

Fashion Scoops

Cabi Adds E-Commerce Option For All Shoppers

The option is available in the U.S., the U.K. and Canada.

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Men's Wearhouse

Human Resources

Executive Changes at Men’s Wearhouse, Moores Brands

Carries Ask joins as brand president, while Scott Norris moves to chief merchandising officer role.

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Backstage at Perry Ellis Men's Fall 2018

Fashion Scoops

Proxy Advisory Firms Recommend Feldenkreis Deal for Perry Ellis

The two independent proxy advisory firms are in favor of the planned merger.

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Millennials plan to spend more this year for the holidays.

Retail

Millennials to Lead Spending Charge for Holiday

This demographic buys from those who practice inclusion and diversity, while the buying trend focuses on experiences, such as spa treatments.

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Khalid and Hollister, for the Holiday 2018 antibullying campaign.

Fashion Scoops

Hollister Partners With Sit With Us

The partnership is part of the brand’s ongoing antibullying campaign.

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Michael O'Hara and Mike George

Retail

Qurate’s Mike George Talks Video Engagement

He was the keynote presenter at the 8th Annual Consensus Great Brands Show.

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