9 Fashion Firms That Have Gone Bankrupt Since the Start of 2017
The decision to file Chapter 11 is rarely an overnight one. The deliberation and consultation in the lead-up to bankruptcy can take months, or even years, and the processes involved in filing can be just as rigorous and time-consuming.
But — whatever their reasoning and however long it took them to reach that point — fashion firms have been filling up bankruptcy court dockets at an unprecedented rate during the past two years.
And 2017, with barely three months under its belt, has kept the trend going.
Here, nine companies that have sought Chapter 11 protection since the start of the year.
Date filed: Jan. 17, 2017
The women’s apparel retailer file…….