Toys ‘R’ Us, the kids-friendly retailer with a lovable giraffe named Geoffrey for a mascot, closed all of its stores in June after filing bankruptcy in 2017, striking sadness into the hearts of adults who grew up with the brand, as well as laying off more than 30,000 employees with no severance. It was truly fucked up…
Project Runway, which recently aired its 16th season, has survived the ins and outs of reality TV a remarkably long time, but it looks as if the show’s connection to Harvey Weinstein’s disgraced legacy could put an end to that.
The Weinstein Company—which, prior to October of last year, reigned as one of the most powerful mini-major studios in Hollywood—has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. More importantly, however, is that it has also ended all nondisclosure agreements that previously prevented victims of its namesake, Harvey Weinstein,…
The Weinstein Company announced in a letter from its board directors on Sunday that it will file for bankruptcy, following a failed acquisition from prospective buyers.
Payless ShoeSource filed for bankruptcy on Tuesday and will shut down around 400 store locations in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. The shoe spot of our youth isn’t in retail heaven yet, but it may be on its deathbed.
American Apparel is having a big going-out-of-business sale that’s bittersweet since it means thousands of workers are losing their jobs. It also marks the end of an era filled with body suits, sparkly leggings and all the one-size-allegedly-fits-all crop tops one could want.
Employees of American Apparel are receiving their pink slips en masse as the retailer—which sold to Canadian company Gildan Activewear for $88 million in bankruptcy court last week—begins shutting down its factories and its 110 retail stores.
Abby Lee Miller’s financial woes have been getting more and more complicated since she filed for bankruptcy in 2010, even before her Lifetime show aired.
Last week, American Apparel CEO Paula Schneider announced a round of layoffs as a part of a manufacturing “redesign” for the struggling company, which recently emerged from bankruptcy; she also hinted that the company may begin outsourcing the manufacturing of some garments to other parts of the country. This week,…
At a hearing that started Wednesday in a Delaware bankruptcy court and continued today, Dov Charney, the ousted CEO of American Apparel, has attempted to convince a judge to reject the company’s reorganization plan—a plan which would leave shareholders, including Charney, with nothing.
Dov Charney, American Apparel’s former CEO, is long past being down to his last $100K—although his resolve to win back the company is apparently undimmed, Charney can’t even afford legal representation.
Dance Moms’ Abby Lee Miller appeared in court on November 2, 2015 in order to plead her innocence in a bankruptcy fraud case. Just last month Miller was charged with 20 counts of bankruptcy fraud.
Less than a year after controversial American Apparel CEO and founder Dov Charney was permanently booted from the company on charges of sexual harassment and misuse of company funds, his successor, Paula Schneider, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Despite a restructured leadership, several rounds of layoffs and store closings, and a marketing revamp, American Apparel continues to suffer extreme financial losses.
A federal judge has ordered that Girls Gone Wild founder Joe Francis be placed under arrest, part of an incredibly seedy and frankly hilarious bankruptcy trial that sounds exactly like how you’d picture Joe Francis behaving. Francis is believed to be living in Mexico with his girlfriend and their twin daughters.
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Celebrity photographer Annie Leibovitz is the proud new owner of a gorgeous home that will fill you with so much real estate envy.
The companies affiliated with the popular beauty product brand Carol's Daughter filed for bankruptcy.