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American Apparel will revamp its struggling business under a restructuring plan that would give ownership to the Standard General hedge fund.
WILMINGTON, Del.— A Delaware bankruptcy judge said Wednesday that he will give final approval to the reorganization plan of electronics retailer RadioShack. Texas- based RadioShack, founded in Boston in 1921, sought bankruptcy protection in February, having struggled for years and unable to turn a profit since 2011.. The reorganization plan is centered...
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As shopping malls across the U.S. fall by the wayside, developers are ponying up big bucks on innovative properties.
May 20- A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Wednesday cleared the way for RadioShack Corp to sell its brand name and customer data to a Standard General affiliate for about $26 million, rejecting a competing bidder's claim that the auction process was unfair. Those matters were the last major hurdles to the bankrupt electronics chain's plan to sell its intellectual...
WILMINGTON, Del, May 18- The U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Monday urged a bankruptcy court to protect information that RadioShack Corp collected from tens of millions of customers before the retailer filed for Chapter 11.. RadioShack filed for bankruptcy this year and put up for auction its lists of customer names, e-mail addresses and purchase histories.
SAN FRANCISCO, May 13- The auction for bankrupt electronic retailer RadioShack's brand and customer data has closed with the Standard General hedge fund posting a winning bid of $26.2 million after objections piled up to their sale. Standard General affiliate General Wireless, which had already bought more than 1,700 RadioShack stores, on Tuesday won the...
WILMINGTON, Del, April 14- The number of bankruptcies among publicly traded U.S. companies has climbed to the highest first-quarter level for five years, according to a Reuters analysis of data from research firm bankruptcompanynews.com. The $34 billion in assets held by the 26 companies is the second highest for a first quarter in the past decade.
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RadioShack's brand name could survive in a bigger-than-expected way.
Rents and occupancy rates at malls are outrunning those in the overall sector.
The states of Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Texas are challenging RadioShack for trying to sell customers' personal information.
ABC's Modern Family aired an episode shot completely on Apple products. Fans of the show and tech-lovers responded on Twitter.
You can still buy shares in the bankrupt retailer RadioShack, if you really want, but even the company will tell you there really isn't much point.
Analysts say it would be a risky move to keep the RadioShack name associated with Sprint's newly acquired locations.
For you over-30 types (okay, maybe 40) who lean toward tech-geekiness, don't you feel a little wistful about RadioShack?
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
One portfolio manager is making the case that Sears will not follow in RadioShack's footsteps.
Who could be the next retailer to close up shop after RadioShack? Brian Sozzi names his targets.