Content about Chapter 11, Title 11, United States Code

April 4, 2014

Specialty retailer Brookstone Holdings Corp. has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, with a plan to sell itself to Spencer Spirit Holdings, owner of the Spencer’s retail chain, for about $147 million.

March 14, 2014

Quiznos on Friday filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection to reduce its debt.

March 10, 2014

Sbarro LLC has reportedly filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection for the second time since 2011.

November 4, 2013

Edwin Watts Golf Shops filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware, with the intention of selling the operating assets of the business.

June 17, 2013

Orchard Supply Hardware Stores Corp. is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. As part of the filing, Orchard Supply has reached an agreement for Lowe’s to purchase acquire the majority of its assets for $205 million in cash, plus the assumption of payables owed to nearly all of Orchard’s supplier partners.

January 8, 2013

Big M Inc., which operates Mandee and Annie Sez stores, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

September 12, 2012

Cafeteria-style restaurant chain Piccadilly Restaurants filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Friday, citing a breakdown in talks with its lender Atalaya Capital Management.

September 12, 2012

Ritz Camera & Image LLC plans to go out of business after 94 years and close its remaining 137 stores after it failed in a bankruptcy auction to find a buyer to keep the camera chain afloat, the Chicago Tribune reported.

August 21, 2012

Chicago high-end fashion retailer Mark Shale said it has filed for reorganization bankruptcy.

June 26, 2012

Ritz Camera & Image has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

March 14, 2012

Grocer The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. Inc. said Tuesday it has emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as a private company.

February 23, 2012

By Dave Spargo, Huntley, Mullaney, Spargo & Sullivan

February 1, 2012

United Retail Group Inc. announced that it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy court protection as it looks to sell itself to private-equity firm Versa Capital Management.

January 25, 2012

The judge in the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy case on Tuesday approved a $750 million exit financing plan for the supermarket operator.

November 8, 2011

Syms Corp. said that its stock will be delisted as of November 15, 2011 and that Nasdaq will file a Form 25-NSE with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which will remove the company’s securities from listing and registration on the Nasdaq.

November 4, 2011

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Co. said Friday that it has secured a $490 million financing package from Ron Burkle’s Yucaipa Cos., Mount Kellett Capital Management and investment funds managed by Goldman Sachs.

November 2, 2011

Syms Corp. and its Filene’s Basement subsidiary said that they have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and will liquidate all stores and assets over the coming several months.

August 23, 2011

Andronico's Community Markets has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

August 4, 2011

The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company (A&P) has asked U.S. Bankruptcy Court in White Plains, N.Y., for a second extension of its deadline to submit an exclusive plan of reorganization to its creditors.

July 14, 2011

Najafi Cos., the private equity firm that tentatively agreed to purchase bankrupt Borders Group, is is reportedly no longer interested in Borders unless its conditions are met, The Wall Street Journal reported.

March 28, 2011

Harry & David Holdings filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday, according to a filing.

March 25, 2011

Borders Group, which filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy in February and has announced plans to close about a third of its stores, said it plans to pay key employees as much as $8.3 million in incentives and retention bonuses, Bloomberg reported.

March 3, 2011

Some landlords, vendors and other unsecured creditors of Blockbuster are objecting to Blockbuster's plan to sell itself because they fear they won't be paid what they are owed, according to the Associated Press.

February 16, 2011

Borders Group filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Wednesday.

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