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RetailApr 24, 2008 6:40 PM By MCM staff
Sharper Image Corp. announced today it will pursue a sale of its business and assets pursuant to the provisions of the bankruptcy code. The San Francisco-based gifts and gadgets merchant, which had filed for Chapter 11 in February, will solicit indications of interest from potential acquirers.
RetailApr 23, 2008 9:37 PM By Jim Tierney
The credit crunch is hitting The Talbots hard.
RetailApr 02, 2008 6:55 PM By Jeff Morris
American Eagle Outfitters operates several distribution centers in North America, including a facility in Warrendale, PA, and a DC in Mississauga, Ontario, to service its Canadian stores. But the multichannel apparel merchant is most excited about its newest DC in Ottawa, KS, which is helping it reduce labor costs.
RetailApr 02, 2008 1:40 AM By Tim Parry
Ask a high school-aged girl where she wants to buy her prom gown, and in all probability she’s not going to answer “Sears.”
RetailMar 31, 2008 11:50 PM By Tracy Blake
RetailMar 27, 2008 4:25 AM By MCM staff
Books and music merchant Borders Group may be next on the selling block.
RetailMar 25, 2008 1:54 AM By Tim Parry
Maybe running its own retail stores isn’t such a Mickey Mouse idea for the Walt Disney Co. after all.
RetailMar 17, 2008 8:03 AM By Jim Tierney
Two months after announcing it would drop its Kids and Mens lines, Hingham, MA-based merchant The Talbots said March 12 it plans to close 20 under-performing stores
RetailMar 08, 2008 6:43 AM By MCM staff
High-tech gadgets and gifts merchant Sharper Image, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Feb. 19, is seeking court approval to hire a liquidator to conduct store-closing sales at more than half of its retail locations.
RetailMar 06, 2008 7:50 AM By Jim Tierney
One day after the expiration of a